CHP Volunteer Award
Francis (Frank) Young
  • 71 years old
  • Date of birth: Sep 18, 1941
  • Place of birth:
    Oakland, California, United States
  • Date of passing: Jun 16, 2013
  • Place of passing:
    Berkeley, California, United States
He was such a wonder of humanity and a father to so many boys. He very appropriately left us on Father's Day. -Jane Dolphin, dear friend of Frank's

Visitation for Francis Young
Friday, June 21, 2013
 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

Celebration of Frank's LIfe
Saturday, June 22, 2013
11 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Light Lunch will be served.

Both events will be held at:
Alameda Funeral and Cremation Services

1415 Oak Street

Alameda, CA 94501

(510) 522-6020



In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Francis Young can be sent to:

Boys Scouts of America, Troop 11, Alameda Council
1714 Everett Street
Alameda, CA 94501

Wa Sung Scholarship Fund
P.O. Box 1561
Oakland, CA 94604



 

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Brian Young on 20th September 2016

"Happy Birthday Dad.  Still think about you, still miss you. Watch over the family, especially the grand kids.  Love you."

This tribute was added by Ken Martinelli on 18th September 2016

"Happy B-day Frankie....!! You're in my thoughts....."

This tribute was added by Ken Martinelli on 16th June 2016

"Thinking of you today Frankie......!!  I miss you my friend......!!"

This tribute was added by Nancy Sebastian on 18th September 2015

"Happy Birthday Frank.  You will always be remembered."

This tribute was added by Ken Martinelli on 18th September 2015

"Happy B-day Frankie.....!!  Thinking of you today.......!!"

This tribute was added by Brian Young on 16th June 2015

"I would be lying if I said that it doesn't hurt anymore.  Miss you Dad

Love,
Brian"

This tribute was added by Ken Martinelli on 16th June 2015

"Thinking of you today Frankie....  Miss you....."

This tribute was added by Ken Martinelli on 18th September 2014

"Happy B-day Frankie......!!  I miss you my friend........"

This tribute was added by Ken Martinelli on 16th June 2014

"Still missing you Frankie....! You're in my heart......."

This tribute was added by Molly Shirk on 23rd September 2013

"Frank, We all should have such a wonderful family....to keep the warm feelings for you alive.

Mollty"

This tribute was added by Pat Jacques on 20th September 2013

"Ok, I consider a beautiful harvest moon a sign from Frank!"

This tribute was added by Ken Martinelli on 18th September 2013

"Happy B-day Frankie......!!  I miss you, your special way, your funny e-mails. You're always in my heart my friend..........!!!"

This tribute was added by Pat Jacques on 18th September 2013

"Dear Frank,  

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!  Could you please send us a sign that you
are ok, perhaps in a better place?  A joke maybe.  

Love,     Pat"

This tribute was added by Nancy Sebastian on 30th June 2013

"Frank taught us all how to be better parents, friends and citizens.  We are so grateful that he was part of our lives.  Frank, as we Irish say: Until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand."

This tribute was added by Annis Skousen on 23rd June 2013

"You have clearly marked a trail for friends and family,to follow, a path of service, caring and patriotism.  We will remember you as a dedicated Boy Scout, a loving person and a great American.  We love you and you will be missed..  Happy trails."

This tribute was added by Jeannie Yoshimura on 23rd June 2013

"If there were more people like Frank, the world would be a better place.
To celebrate his life I'll be dancing at our Obon Festival for him."

This tribute was added by Angeloyd Fenrick on 22nd June 2013

"To all of the Frank Young family, our prayers and thoughts are for your comfort, peace and love in Yeshua (Jesus) our Messiah.  We love you and thank God for The wonder life and love experienced through Frank.
Love, The Fenricks"

This tribute was added by Timothy Green on 22nd June 2013

"Me Young was my Cub Scout leader and a great dad. My condolences go out to the entire family. God bless."

This tribute was added by Denise Dumont on 20th June 2013

"We will miss our "go to chef" dearly. You were a great friend and we'll never forget you. We will especially miss his jokes that he always sends us. Frank, say hello to grandma and Buzzy for us. You will always be in our hearts.

Erna and Denise"

This tribute was added by Jane Dolphin on 20th June 2013

"Sometimes a person comes into your life and attaches to your heart strings and doesn't let go.  That was Frank to T and me.  He was such a wonder of humanity and a father to so many boys.  He very appropriately left us on Father's Day.  We know that he still has our heart strings and is just getting things ready for us.  His spirit is with us."

This tribute was added by Pat Jacques on 20th June 2013

"Genie, this message is for you:  You have been an outstanding
caregiver to Frank!  As a nurse, I have watched you and heard
about you practically turning yourself in knots, fulfilling Frank's
every request and need. You are now a nurse too. :-)"

This tribute was added by Marilyn Murase on 20th June 2013

"Frank was such a funny guy that would make you laugh just by smiling. Like Pat I really enjoyed his humor on our China trip.  HHe will be missed!"

This tribute was added by Pat Jacques on 20th June 2013

"My Fondest memories of Frank are from the trip to China in 2005.
In the back of our tour bus, Frank would be giving his own China
tour lectures, laced with Frank-style jokes, the kind that make you
moan!  Goodbye, dear Frank.  Genie, my sympathy to you."

This tribute was added by sandy martyn on 20th June 2013

"Dear Genie, although I only knew Frank for a short while, I was always struck by his ready smile, his optimism, and his desire to put those around him at ease, even when he was not feeling well.  I am sending love to you and the rest of the family at this saddest of times.  Blessings, Sandy"

This tribute was added by BETTY KITASHIMA on 20th June 2013

"I only have happy & good memories seeing you & Genie through the years.  You are loved by all my friend  

Be at Peace,
BETTY"

This tribute was added by nora yee on 19th June 2013

"Big brother Frank will be dearly missed. He and his family treated me as family > 30+ yrs; never failed to include me. Life will be empty without his smiles, loving & supporting guidance. I will definitely miss his email that were filled with educational, beautiful and astounding photos of the world, corky adult jokes, and profound wisdom.   With love always,  Nora"

This tribute was added by Michelle Gonzalez on 19th June 2013

"Young Family,

Beyond the darkness will be light, and beyond the sorrow will be peace and treasured memories to live forever in your hearts.  With deepest sympathy - the Gonzalez family"

This tribute was added by Karen Dea on 19th June 2013

"Frank you're a sweet man with a welcoming heart and eyes that smiled along your generous smile to everyone!  Thanks for your community spirited friendship!

Karen"

This tribute was added by Lolita Chu on 19th June 2013

"You will be greatly missed.... Francis!  Thanks for being such a great co-worker and friend in my life!"

This tribute was added by Ken Martinelli on 19th June 2013

"Francis (Franky, as I called him at work) was such a wonderful man. When I joined Bart, I worked directly with Franky everyday, his humor and huge heart will be missed. Franky was a bright light on this earth and it is a lesser place with him gone.  "I was proud to call him friend". My prayers to Genie & all his family...  I'm gonna miss him......!!"

This tribute was added by Becky Wong on 19th June 2013

"We are honored to have been cheered by your smiles, touched by your giving heart, inspired by your life of service.
Rest now from a life abundantly lived. We'll miss you.

Becky & Al"

This tribute was added by James Petersen III on 18th June 2013

"Measure of peace we all search for, some never find, and some continue the search.  
The education and growth you taught to so many, is immeasurable and at a whole different level.
Your contagious "smile" and charismatic bantering will be a loving memory for everyone!!!
Have fun causing mischievous deeds with my Dad in Heaven"

This tribute was added by James Petersen III on 18th June 2013

"Deeply saddened to re-live "a Father figure" resting in the eternal Heavens........but feel a stability in the air knowing there will be no more pain, trials, tribulations associated with various ailments in a human body.
I was honored to eat with you at the most recent crab feed fundraiser, and words could never cover everything you gave to all of us!!!   R.I.P. Mr. Young "Frank"."

This tribute was added by Doug Yee on 18th June 2013

"Really gonna miss you dearly "Leroy".  Thanks for sharing your wit, humor and perspective on life with me.

With Love and Respect,
Leroy"


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