YOUNG, Walter. Late of Mission, B.C., formerly of LaSalle, Quebec passed away on December 28, 2004 at the age of ninety-one at Grant Street Lodge, Mission, B.C. He is survived by his son Stanley (Shirley) of Mission, BC, brother-in-law Donald (Shirley) Smith and their children of Quebec, nephew George Kelly and family of Ontario, and the Cadieu family in Montreal. He was predeceased by his wife Muriel in 1996. Walter was an athlete and enjoyed many sports. He won the Boston marathon in 1937. He retired as captain from the Verdun, Quebec fire department in 1978. He moved to La Salle, Que. in 1960 from Verdun and after his wife passed away in 1996 he moved to Mission, BC with his son. There will be no service by request. In memory of Walter, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Henderson's Funeral Home 604-854-5534. Published in the Montreal Gazette on 1/5/2005.