Kathleen Ann Kensinger Young


Kathleen Ann Young


November 13, 1948 - March 06, 2013



Kathleen Ann Young, 64, of Loveland died March 6, 2013 in Fort Collins. She was born November 13, 1948 in Savanna, IL to Gerald and Lucille Kensinger. Kathy and her family lived in Mt. Carroll, IL before moving to Loveland, CO in 1954. In 1966 she graduated from Loveland High School. In 1968 she married Jim Young and they were married for 45 years.  Kathy worked as an Assistant Director of Housing and Food Services at CSU for 25 years. She was an original life guard of Loveland where she became a teacher of swimming to the young and old including her own children. Her childrenŐs love for the pool brought her to the Loveland Swim Club where she was active for many years. Along with her love of swimming, Kathy enjoyed rollerblading, reading, sewing, crafts, jewelry making, shopping and traveling.



Kathy is survived by her husband James Young; son Geoff Young (Tami) of Jamestown, NC; daughters Julie Hornung (Ryan) and Jennifer Young both of Loveland, CO; brother Geoff Kensinger of Brighton, CO; and her grandchildren Braden, Katie, Trenton, and Hailey.


Service Information

Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 11:00 A.M. at Viegut Funeral Home with a reception following at the Viegut Reception Center.


Memorial contributions

Memorials can be made to the Kathleen Young Memorial Fund care of Viegut Funeral Home.