Helen N Young
April 09, 1931 - February 08, 2018
East Orange, New Jersey
Helen Young (nee Dinge) was born April 9, 1931 in East Orange New Jersey to her parents Ferdinand and Martha. She was the middle child between two brothers, Richard and David. She liked to remind us that as a child, there were no school buses and she had to "walk a mile up the hill in the snow" to get to school. When she started college, she thought she'd study medicine like her father but soon found that her true love was music. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the Mt. Holyoke College and Master’s degrees from Radcliff as well as the University of Michigan. At Michigan, she met her husband and together they had three children (Martha, Anne and William . . .