Dennis C. Young, 64


Dennis Clayton Young, 64, of Martinsburg, WV, passed away May 18, 2018, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

Dennis graduated from Carrollton High School, was a US Air Force veteran and a retired fireman. He worked at Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks, AK, Rickenbacker in Columbus, and Ft. Myers in Washington, DC.

He was a fireman on 9/11 at the Pentagon, and received many honors and recognition from the US Government for his service.

He was a member of Martinsburg Church of Christ and maintained an auto body shop.

He is survived by his wife, the former Tina Higgenbotham; his son, Ryan; granddaughter, Aubra; his mother, Mrs. Dick (Cleo) Young of Carrollton; brothers, Donny of Seven Hills, and Dwaine of Columbus; and very special friends, the Emil Pozderac family.

Per Denny’s wishes there will be no services and cremation will take place. A private burial will be held in the family plot at West View Cemetery in Carrollton.