Nathaniel Paul Young was born to Michael and Beverly (McKeever) Young on August 20th, 1974 in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. He was the first-born grandchild on both sides of his family. He attended school in Sinclair and Hanna, Wyoming before graduating from Rawlins High School in 1993. He attended WyoTech in Laramie. Through the years, he worked for Scott Williams at Kilburn Tire in Rawlins, A to Z Tire in Laramie and for many years worked alongside his dad here in Rawlins at My Automotive before starting at the refinery in Sinclair.
Nathaniel will be sadly missed by his wife Krista Young; his children Trey, Caleb (Anessa), Skylaar and Rylee Young, and Elijah Bowsher; his parents Michael and Beverly Young; his sister Michelle (Shawn) Brown; nephews Levi and Logan Brown; granddaughter Braylynn Young; uncle Terry Young of Ohio; uncle Richard (Judy) McKeever of Indiana; aunt Brenda (Elijah) Harris of Indiana; aunt Lisa (Kip) Smith of Indiana and numerous cousins.
Nathaniel was preceded in death by his grandparents Richard and Elaine McKeever, Cecil and Ida Young and Aunt Beth (McKeever) Richardson.
He enjoyed the outdoors, his dogs, and the horses as a young boy. He was the best big brother to his sister, Michelle. Nate enjoyed pheasant hunting and working everyday with his friends, Luis and Larry. He loved going to Jackson Lake every year with his family. He loved to go camping. He was a wild man on a snowmobile, in the snow and on water. He was a very involved parent and attended all of their sporting and misc. activities. Nate dearly loved his children and his wife Krista.
He always had a smile on his face and a helping hand for whoever needed it. He has so many wonderful friends that will miss him very much.
Rest in peace sweet friend, father, son, brother and husband. We all love you.
The cremation has taken place. Services will be held at the Jeffrey Center in Rawlins, WY on Friday, June 2nd at 11am. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
Honorary pallbearers include Terry Young, Luis Mendez, Larry Olsen, Ryan Young, Virgil Williams and Cody Hooker.