David Alan Young, 65, of Elizabethtown, IL died at his residence on April 16, 2016.  He was born in Gary, Indiana on April 3, 1951 to Jack Young and Lilly (Alley) Young.  He was a retired laborer from U.S. Steel and a member of the Union Local 1066.
He is survived by his wife Carol Y. Young;  sons,  Larry (Rachel) Thornton,  Steven (Irma) Compos, Nicky (Annie) Compos;  daughter, Julissa Lopez Davis;  nine grandchildren;  seven great-grandchildren;  and numerous cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Lawrence F. Thornton III.
Hardin County Funeral Services, Cox Funeral Home, is in charge of arrangements.  As per his wishes, Mr. Young was cremated.  A memorial service will be held on  Tuesday, April 19, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.  Pastor Paul Tirey will officiate.