Joseph K. Young, Jr. (Jake)
Joseph K. Young Jr. (Jake), 90, of Olathe,KS, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2012. He was born March 26, 1922 inKansas City, MO. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helene. He was proud to serve his country in the Navy during World War II. Also, he owned and operated Dan-Dee Delivery and Transfer Company. His passions included baseball, jazz, and golf, to name a few. He loved telling colorful stories about his life experiences. Those who knew him enjoyed his humorous ways and overall zest for life. Jake is survived by his daughters Marsha Cupp (Charles) of Stilwell, KS, Debbie Ward of Overland Park, KS, Kathy Wolfe (Daniel) of Stilwell, KS, and Dawn May (Daniel) of Lawrence, KS. His grandchildren include Joseph Cupp, Jason Cupp, Melissa Irwin (Chris), Ryan Ward and Andrea Dane. Great-grandchildren include Brayden, Daylen, Blake, and Mae. The family suggests donations be made in his name to Overland Park Community Church, 14800 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS 66223.