A public memorial service will be held for Rep. Don Young who died at the age of 88 on March 18.

Rep. Don Young died on March 18.

The service will take place Saturday, April 2, at Anchorage Baptist Temple in Anchorage. The service begins at 11 a.m.

The event will memorialize Young’s life and legacy, and is open to members of the general public who wish to honor Young.

In lieu of flowers, Congressman Young’s family requests donations for the following charities. Both are 501(c)3 organizations and donations are tax deductible.

— The Don Young Institute for Alaska (3705 Arctic Blvd #571,Anchorage, AK, 99503)

— The Lu Young Children’s Fund for Alaska Native Children (P.O. Box 27924, Washington, D.C., 20038)

Live stream details about the upcoming service will be forthcoming.

Alaskans invited to Anchorage memorial for Rep. Don Young

Joel Davidson
Joel is Editor-in-Chief of the Alaska Watchman. Joel is an award winning journalist and has been reporting for over 24 years, He is a proud father of 8 children, and lives in Palmer, Alaska.