Marie B. Young, 89, of Whisconier Road, Brookfield, died on September 4, 2005, at Danbury Hospital.

She was born in New Milford on August 27, 1916, daughter of the late Burr M. and Margaret A Young . She was a lifelong resident of the Danbury area and was a graduate of Danbury High School.

Prior to her retirement in 1978, Marie was employed by the Southern New England Telephone Company
for many years.

She was a member of St. Joseph Church in Brookfield.

She is survived by four brothers: John W. Young and his wife, Angie, of Branford, Eugene C. Young and his wife Yvette, of Danbury, Robert A Young and his wife, Ann of Bethel and Charles P. Young of Brookfield; two sisters:
Alma C. Granja and her husband Manuel of Danbury and Joan S. Cushnie and her husband Pete of Bridgewater and several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was preceeded in death by three brothers: Richard J. Young, Burr J. Young and George A. Young and one sister, Geraldine M. McNamara.

There are no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph Church in Brookfield at the convenience of the family. Burial will take place in St. Peter Cemetery. The Green Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Danbury Hospital cardiac unit or St. Joseph Church, Brookfield.