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Alvena Younger
Excellent homemaker
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Alvena Younger, 92, born August 24, 1918 in Sterling, Colorado, passed away peacefully on October 3, 2010 at home in Modesto, California.

Alvena was a lovely, witty lady who will be fondly remembered as a wonderful mother, for the love and devotion she gave to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and for being an excellent homemaker for more than 70 years.  

Alvena was predeceased by her husband, Robert Younger, and by three of her children, Robert Younger, Elk Grove; Sheryl Frey, Manteca; and Carol Younger, Manteca.

She is survived by her children, Connie Markowitz, Modesto; Don Younger, Modesto; and David Younger, Arnold; and by her grandchildren, Adam Markowitz, Modesto; Heather Markowitz, Sacramento; Trevis Younger, Elk Grove; Trent Younger, Elk Grove; Troy Younger, Elk Grove; Cindy Frey, Manteca; Michelle Frey, Manteca; Jerry Frey, Arnold; and Luck Frey, Washington; and by her seventeen great-grandchildren.

Services for Alvena include visitation on Wednesday, October 6, 2010 from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Deegan Funeral Chapel, Escalon, and a Graveside Service on Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at St. John’s Cemetery in Escalon.

Arrangements are under the care of Deegan Funeral Chapel, 1441 San Joaquin St., Escalon, CA 95320, 209-838-7321;
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010