Raedene “Rae” Young was born on July 7, 1932 to Taylor and Gwen Hunter. She was a lifelong McCloud resident. Rae attended the McCloud schools and worked at the McCloud River Railroad until her retirement. She married the love of her life, Nile Young, on August 21, 1965.

Rae was a member of the LDS church and American Legion. She was active in the McCloud Community, volunteering at the McCloud Library and McCloud Hertiage Junction Museum. She was also a supporter of the Humane Society.

Rae loved her community and the small town living it provided. She loved her cats, her home and her friends and family. She was preceded in death by her husband Nile and siblings, Raymond and Geraldene.

On June 7, 2020, Rae peacefully slipped away and joined her “Niley”… together again after 30 years.

Rae is loved and missed by her many friends and family.

A celebration of life will be held at Hoo Hoo Park later in the summer. If you would like to be notified of the date of the celebration of life

when it is determined, please email michaelolivasoregon@yahoo.com.