EVART — Corinne Evelyn (Gale) Young, 92, previously of Evart, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2015, at her home in Grand Rapids.
Corinne was born on Feb. 14, 1923, to Lee E. and Janet M. (McLachlan) Gale in Mecosta. They moved to rural Evart in 1930, where Corinne attended the Brooks School, then Evart High School, a 1940 graduate. Corinne attended Comptometer School in Grand Rapids and because of this training was “called to Washington, D.C.” to work for the War Production Board in 1942. Here, she met and married William T. Young (Nov. 7, 1943). After the war, Bill and Corinne returned to Evart. Bill preceded her in death in 2008.