FB_IMG_1553652874361Yvonne Victoria Young, 30, of Fishersville, Virginia passed away Sunday, March 24, 2019 at her residence.
She was born October 14, 1988 in Charlottesville, Virginia, the daughter of David Marion Young and Mary Teresa Schmidt Young.
She was employed as an Artisan Cobbler at Grahams Shoe Service in Waynesboro.
In April 2011, she met the love of her life, Benjamin David Laney. The two were married on October 31, 2014, sharing 4 ½ beautiful years together.
Yvonne loved to paint and was an avid photographer. She enjoyed camping, the outdoors and communing with nature. She had a great appreciation for music and was a wonderful vocalist. She was a loving daughter, wife, mother and friend to all.
She is survived by her husband, Benjamin Laney of Fishersville; her parents, David & Teresa Young of Stuarts Draft; her precious daughter, Kaeri “KeKe” Grace Laney of Fishersville; several aunts, uncles, nieces and cousins.
A Celebration of Yvonne’s Life will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, April 14, 2019 at the Waynesboro City Park, Woodland Shelter with Jarry Young & John Young officiating.
In honor of Yvonne’s love for picnics, if you desire, please bring a picnic with you to enjoy after the service.


  1. Teresa and family,
    I was so very sorry to hear about Yvonne – I remember her as a lovely little girl at the Frontier Museum when you would bring her over with you. My sincere sympathy to you and your family,
    Lydia, Frontier Culture Museum

  2. So sorry to hear of your loss! I was SANTA in the poster in your shop with her many years ago that was taken by Amanda West!! Prayers of comfort and peace!!
    Doug and Lisa Wright

  3. We are very sorry to hear of your loss, our little girls used to play with Yvonne when she was our little neighbor girl. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
    Gary and Pat Martin


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