Todd Jeffrey Youngs of East Greenwich, R.I., dies at age 53
Todd Jeffrey Youngs of East Greenwich, R.I., passed away on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. He was 53.
Son of Richard and Joyce Youngs, he was born in Mineral Wells, Texas, and raised in New Hampton, N.Y.
Survivors include his wife, June Youngs; son, Ryan Youngs; parents; a sister, Jodi; as well as brother-in-laws and sister-in-laws, much-loved nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, cousins, dear close friends and neighbors.
A family statement said: "Todd truly lived life to the fullest. He enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling in Europe, the U.S. and throughout New England, while making memories on the beaches and ski mountains. A special destination close to his heart was Montauk, Long Island, where a lot of precious family memories were made. Todd had an uncanny ability to reach people in a deep and positive way. He cared about everyone. He was always able to light up any room he walked into. His laughter and humor will be deeply missed."
He was the Director of Supply Chain Operations for Incredible Foods in Boston. He also taught as an adjunct professor at Bryant University. Prior, he was the Senior Manager of Operations at Kraft/Nabisco for 29 years in East Hanover, N.J. Todd was passionately involved in East Greenwich and at his son’s school, Our Lady of Mercy. He enjoyed a previous position teaching there, loved the students, and was especially passionate about coaching basketball.
Family and friends, as well as others whose lives Todd touched are invited to the Hill Funeral Home to reminisce, celebrate, grieve, and support each other. Having his family and friends together would have been what Todd would have wanted.
A Concelebrated Mass of Christian Burial was held Jan. 17 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 65 Third St., East Greenwich. Burial was in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, East Greenwich.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Saints and Scholars Fund of Our Lady of Mercy School, 65 Third St., East Greenwich, RI 02818.