John A. "Jack" Young.
Jack owned and operated Ames and Young General Contractors with his business partner and son-in-law, Shawn. Previously, he was a Rehab Specialist for the Town of Newton and was the owner of R-LAC Realty. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Newton. Jack was member of the Norumbega Lodge of Masons and a Shriner at the Aleppo Temple in Boston. He enjoyed woodworking, the Red Sox, and attending his grandchildren's sporting events.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 27, 2010, at Paradis Funeral Home, 357 Main St., Oxford. Burial will follow at Mount Zion Cemetery in Webster. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Shriner's Hospital for Children, 516 Carew Street, Springfield, MA 01104.