Author Topic: Master Mike Young  (Read 3730 times)

Offline John Bishop

  • Moderator
  • Black Belt
  • *****
  • Posts: 2605
  • Seek Knowledge, Not Rank
Master Mike Young
« on: April 27, 2013, 01:43:03 AM »
Received news that Master Mike Young passed away this evening in Hawaii.
John Bishop  8th Degree-Original Method 
Under Grandmaster Gary Forbach
K.S.D.I. # 478, FMAA


"You watch, once I'm gone, all the snakes will start popping their heads up!"  Sijo Emperado

sgns1173

  • Guest
Re: Master Mike Young
« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2013, 02:42:40 PM »
Aloha,

We have lost a true Kajukenbo friend.  I knew Master Mike Young for many years and always treated with respect.  He was a martial artist, historian, not only for Kajukenbo, but many of the other Hawaii practitioners.  He was instrumental in introducing Sijo and other Kajukenbo practitioners to the Chinese martial arts community.  I sadden to lose a dear friend, but now he can be with Sijo and their memories will live forever.  God Bless….may he rest in peace.   

Respectfully,
Gerry Scott
   

Offline Bautista's

  • teaching since 1966
  • Senior Moderator
  • Brown Belt
  • *****
  • Posts: 963
  • you show me-I show you
Re: Master Mike Young
« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2013, 10:43:52 PM »
Master Mike young was instimental in building kajukenbo art of Sijo Adriano D. Emperado, we lost another great person who has contributed his time and effert as did GM Ming Lum and GreatGrandmaster Al Novac, God bless them may they all rest in peace, we will someday be with you.
Emil Bautista
Kajukenbo black belt (1966)

Offline Greg Hoyt

  • BlackBelt
  • Blue Belt
  • ***
  • Posts: 389
Re: Master Mike Young
« Reply #3 on: April 28, 2013, 11:51:13 AM »
Rest in Peace, Sir. 
Sifu Greg Hoyt
Hoyt's Kajukenbo, Peoria, Arizona
Under Sigung Trent Sera, Professor Kailani Koa
Train Hard - Fight Dirty

sgns1173

  • Guest
Re: Master Mike Young
« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2013, 02:21:10 PM »
Master Michael Young's Services:

Wednesday June 5th, 2O13, 1300 hours, National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.