Rotterdam- Shelly Lynn Young peacefully passed away at home on December 29, 2018. Shelly was 56 years old.
Most importantly Shelly was a devoted mother and grandmother. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Alicia and Terry Kremer, parents of grandchildren Cameron and Charlotte; her son, Shawn Young and his significant other Brittany McLean, parents of grandchildren Evan and Ian and her son Adam Pitt. Shelly was also a loving sister, aunt, daughter-in-law and proud owner of beloved dog Peanut. Shelly was blessed with amazing family and friends with whom she shared lots of fun times, laughs and memories. She was loved dearly and will be missed by many.
Shelly was strong, caring and generous, often putting the needs of others before her own. She spent her life both personally and professionally helping others. Shelly's greatest pleasure in life was derived from her ability to care for others. In her younger years, Shelly loved to travel and was an excellent chef. She was also an avid animal lover.
Graveside services will be held at Memory Gardens Cemetery in the Tranquility Garden (983 Watervliet Shaker Road, Albany, NY 12205) on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 11:00 am.