Mason Young, 21, of Parkville, MO passed away unexpectedly on July 9, 2022. He was born August 19, 2000 in North Kansas City, MO to Collin and Shirley (Rogers) Young.
Mason graduated from Liberty North High School in 2019 and was currently a Junior at Park College, where he was majoring in Business. Mason began playing soccer as a young boy and continued all the way through high school. He had a zest for life and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include his parents, Collin and Shirley Young; his brother, Cameron Young; and paternal grandmother, Gaye “Oma” Ballinger. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Jim Ballinger and maternal grandparents, Roger and Wanda Clifton.
Family and friends will gather to visit and celebrate Mason’s life from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Sunday, July 17, 2022 at the Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville. No formal service will be held. In lieu of flowers the family requests Memorial contributions to JDRF. JDRF was extremely helpful when Mason was diagnosed with Type I diabetes, and he volunteered for a clinical trial at one point. www2.jdrf.org or you may call 1.800.533.2873