Don Young was an American politician and educator who served as the United States Representative for Alaska’s at-large congressional district from 1973 until his death in 2007.
He was the Republican Party’s longest-serving member of the House of Representatives and Congress, representing Alaska for 25 years.
Cause of Death of Don Young
According to a former chief of staff, Don Young died on March 18, 2022, at the age of 88, on an airport concourse, however further details were not available at the time.
Young was married to Lula Fredson, an indigenous Gwich’in woman. She volunteered as the manager of his congressional office in Washington, DC. They belonged to the Episcopal Church and had two daughters.