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Austin N. Young

Austin N. Young

Austin N. Young, 16, of Belgrade died Saturday March 4, 2017, near Belgrade from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Grace Lutheran Church in Belgrade. Visitation will from 5- 8 pm Friday at the Church and for one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home in Belgrade.

Austin Neil Young was born on September 4, 2000 in St. Cloud, the son of Jason Young and Kerisha St. Clair. He grew up living with his grandmother, Nancy, near Belgrade where he attended BBE Elementary and High School and was currently a sophomore. He was baptized and confirmed at Grace Lutheran Church in Belgrade where he was active as an acolyte, reader, communion assistant and usher. He also participated in numerous youth group trips and loved helping with the young children during vacation bible school and Sunday school. As a student of BBE he participated in basketball, baseball, choir, band, trap shooting, plays and speech. He loved drawing, listening to music, singing, playing Clash of the Clan's video game, cats and dogs.

Austin is survived by his grandmother, Nancy Young; father, Jason (Michelle) Young; sister, Arianna Jenniges; step-brothers, Nick and Derek; uncle, Dennis (Mandi) Young; aunt, Melissa (Mike) Karst; great-grandma, Joan Young; numerous cousins and great uncles and aunts. He is also survived by a very special adopted family: Alan and Brenda Kaiser, David (Patti) Kaiser, Greg (Dana) Kaiser, Michael (Nicole) Kaiser, Michelle Kaiser and Gregory Vollan and all of their family.

Austin is preceded in death by his grandfather, Neil Young and three great-uncles.