Gordon Young

Gordon Ernest Young, 83, passed away on June 2, 2019.

Gordon was born Aug. 19, 1935.

Gordon met Wanda, the love of his life at Bethel Assembly of God Church in Washington D.C. They married in October of 1956, and were soon on their way to attend Valley Forge Christian College in Pennsylvania. His life mission was to help others and that he did beginning with his first pastorate in 1960. He served as a pastor for over 40 years and many lives were impacted through his life and ministry.

Gordon leaves behind a tremendous legacy, not only in ministry, but also through his family with three children and five grandchildren in full-time ministry and all his children and grandchildren are serving God.

Gordon is survived by his wife, Wanda, children, Joyce, Janice, Alan and Nathan, nine grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 15, at 4 p.m. at OV Church (currently meeting at Monty’s Montessori School) 9580 Calimesa Blvd., in Calimesa.