Michael Dean Young

May 25, 1953July 20, 2018

Michael Dean Young, age 65, of Grand Prairie, Texas passed away on Friday July 20, 2018. Michael was born May 25, 1953 in Dallas, Texas to Marianne Wright Young and Ronald Dean Young.

Michael was the first class to graduate from South Grand Prairie High School. He is a left hander who played junior baseball and was a bit of a trouble maker. He grew up owning dirt bikes and motorcycles. He even had a motorcycle club. After high school he married and got a job working on Yamaha and Honda bikes.

As a young man he was baptized in his mother's Christian church and later in life attended Gateway Church in Grand Prairie. In 1973 after a transplant, Michael was not longer able to work on bikes. The government trained him on computers and he began to build computers. He enjoyed motorcycle trips and camping with is father. He was the kind of man who would give you the shirt of his back. He was a vibrant man who would bend over backwards for you. He had an all around sense of humor who could talk to everyone and make you laugh.

Michael is survived by; son Michael Christopher Young; father Ronald Dean Young; brother Keith Manford Young and brother Kyle Alan Young; granddaughter Kayla Young.

Michael was preceded in death by; mother Marianne Wright Young.

A visitation for Michael will be held Thursday, July 26, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Grand Prairie Funeral Home, 733 Dalworth Street, Grand Prairie, TX 75050.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Young family.


  • Michael Christopher Young, Son
  • Kayla Young, Granddaughter
  • Ronald Dean Young, Father
  • Marianne Wright Young, Mother
  • Keith Manford Young, Brother
  • Kyle Alan Young, Brother
  • 9 Nieces and Nephews
    10 Great Nieces and Nephews


  • Visitation Thursday, July 26, 2018

Michael Dean Young

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Bobby Young/Hayes

July 24, 2018

Bobby Young/Hayes

July 23, 2018

I met mike when we were kids. He was my first love and my first husband. He was an amazing man and had a big heart. I'm thankful I got to see you in the hospital. Thank you for your friendship and memories all these years. I will truly miss you. You will always hold a special place in my heart. Love you Michael Dean. Til we meet again.