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Celestia "Dorothy" Young

Obituary

Celestia Dorothy Young was born on August 27, 1940 in LaGrange, GA to the late John and Dorothy Boddie. Dorothy entered to rest on Sunday, August 16, 2020  at the Sienna Woods Nursing Home.

To cherish her memory, Dorothy leaves her dearly loved husband Eugene Young- Dayton, OH. Siblings - Virginia Lowe-Bloomfield, IN, John Boddie, Jr. (Carol)- Indianapolis, IN, James Boddie, Sr. (Barbara)-Coatesville, IN, Rosia Parker (Edward)-Jonesboro, GA, David Boddie (Charmaine)-Atlanta, Georgia, Vanessa Jouett,-Huntsville, AL, Michael Boddie (Lenessa)- Dayton, OH, Cassandra Ways,-Huntsville, AL; brothers-in–law - Raymond Young, George Young and Richard Young all of Dayton, OH - also her dedicated Care Provider, Annie Franklin.

She was a retiree of Wright Patterson Air Force Base, General Electric and H&R Block. Dorothy’s favorite flower was the red rose.  She dearly loved her family and named several of her younger sisters and brothers at birth. Her family came second only to God. She loved to study the Bible and participated in numerous Bible classes that her sister, Rosia, orchestrated.  She was a member of the Ethan Temple Seventh-day Adventist Church. 

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Services

Private Service

H. H. Roberts Mortuary, Inc
38 S. Gettysburg Avenue
Dayton, OH 45417

Walk Through Visitation
Friday
August 21, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
H. H. Roberts Mortuary, Inc
38 S. Gettysburg Avenue
Dayton, OH 45417

Interment
Friday
August 21, 2020

Dayton National Cemetery
4400 W. Third St.
Dayton, OH 45428

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