Myrtle De Young

It is with heavy hearts that the family announce the sudden passing of Myrtle De Young at the St. Joseph’s General Hospital in Elliot Lake on Monday April 5, 2021 at the age of 74. Beloved wife of Lawrence De Young of Elliot Lake. Loving mother of Lisa De Young (Kevin), Tammy den Bok (Glenn) & Angel De Young (John), all of Mississauga. Dear grandmother of Chantel, Samantha, Tyler, Noah, step grandmother of Jamie, Luke & great grandmother of Carter. Predeceased by her parents Allen & Belma Darby. Also survived by her brother Arthur Darby (Robin), sisters Arlene Fraser (Ron), Linda Grieg (Bob), sister-in-law Dorothy De Young & numerous nieces & nephews. A private visitation will be held at the Elliot Lake Funeral Chapel & Cremation Centre (36 Ontario Ave). Funeral mass will be celebrated at Paroisse Ste. Bernadette Parish in Elliot Lake on Tuesday April 13, 2021 at 11 am. Private interment to take place at Holy Cross Cemetery in Thornhill, ON. Memorial contributions to the Elliot Lake Foodbank would be appreciated by the family.

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Condolences left by others

Shirley DeYoung Heffler

Lawrence Lisa Tammy Angel so sorry for the loss of Myrtle sending Virtual hugs your way.May her soul rest in peace and prayers for all of you during this difficult time.God Bless xoxo

Sandra Borden

The Borden family send their deepest condolences to the family of Myrtle Darby DeYoung. Our thoughts are with you all.

Kimberley Hammond-Tsimihodimos

Tammy , Glenn , Tyler and Noah. We are very sorry for your loss. As you go through this difficult time, know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Please accept our deepest condolences for your loss.
Chris , Kim and family.

Anabela Pereira

My deepest condolences to the De Young family.

Ronnie and Joanie Broussard

Lawrence, Lisa, Tammy, Angel, grandchildren and Dorothy. So shocked to hear of the passing of Myrtle. Sending all our love and prayers during this difficult time. Wish we were closer.
Love Ronnie, Joanie and girls.
Nova Scotia

John Nielsen

So sorry to hear about your mom. Please accept my deepest condolences, my ❤heart❤ goes out to the whole family.

Lindsey McCoy

My deepest condolences to all of the family and loved ones prayers sent to u all may she rest in peace 🙏

Julie Duckworth

My deepest condolences to the family during this time. My thoughts and prayers are you all.
May she rest in paradise 🙏

Kathy Wallace

My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. I send love and strength.


Brenda and Fred Berkvens

Dear Lawrence, Tammy, Lisa, Angel & families & Dorothy. Quite a shock to hear about Myrtle. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.Big hugs to all.

Brenda & Fred Berkvens