Azro L. Young, 95, of Louisville, formerly of Columbia, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017. He was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII 92nd Evacuation Hospital Unit and a member of Harvest Baptist Church. He retired from Shamrock Construction Co. and Churchill Downs. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Mattie Young; his devoted wife of 54 years, Edna Young; three sisters, Estelline, Ellery and Ellis; two brothers, Holland and Osborne; and a grandson, James Combest Young Jr., who served in Desert Storm. He is survived by two sons, James C. Young (Peggy) and Todd Young (Sharon); a daughter, Deborah Pait (H. Ray); five grandchildren and five great-granddaughters. The family would like to thank the staff at Elmcroft-Mt. Washington for their loving care. Funeral service was Monday, June 11 at Owen Funeral Home with burial in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Online condolences can be made at owenfuneralhome.com. This obituary information is a courtesy to the family by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.