Geneseo: July 10, 2017 at age 84 years. Predeceased by his wife Elaine (Silvestri) Youngers and his grandson Maxwell Neil Youngers. Survived by his children; Donna Youngers, Lisa Youngers (Steve Mankowski), and Tony (Jill) Youngers; grandchildren, Tina Youngers, Olivia Mankowski, and Noah Mankowski; great granddaughter Berklie Maldonado; siblings, Hugh (Sylvia) Youngers, James (Adele) Youngers, and Priscilla (Chester) Wolkonowski. Also survived by several nieces & nephews and dear friends.
Playing trumpet in the 279th Army band in France fueled a love of travel which he and the love of his life were able to pursue in retirement
Funeral services will be held privately. Memorial contributions may be made in John’s Memory to WXXI Public Broadcasting, 280 State Street, PO Box 30021, Rochester, NY 14603 or the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, 108 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14604. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: