On Nov. 24, 2020, Vanessa Moschell Young, a loving wife, died prematurely at 55 years of age.
She was born Dec. 4, 1964 in Richmond, Indiana. She was the youngest of six children. She excelled as captain of her high school drill team (the Devilettes) and had a love of dance.
After high school, Vanessa attended Texas A&M University, where she met her husband, Craig, and many other cherished friends. Vanessa worked for a string of law firms before managing her husband’s firm.
She also enjoyed working as a fitness instructor. She was devoted to her dogs and chickens. She and her husband enjoyed their many travels, especially the many A&M games over the years. They were approaching their 35th wedding anniversary. She resided for many years in the Kyle/Wimberley area.
Vanessa was preceded in death by parents Louise Edward Moschell Jr. and Eleanor Pauline Moschell, two brothers Douglas Edwin Moschell and Bruce Meredith Moschell.
She is survived by her loving husband of 35 years Craig Young, one brother Louis Edward Moschell III (Kim) and two sisters Victoria Lynn Ryder (Tim) and Sharon Kathleen Kenny (Bob), along with 18 nieces and nephews. Being the youngest of her siblings, she developed a unique bond with her many nieces and nephews.
Her service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, at Pennington Funeral Home in San Marcos.