Created on Saturday, 20 April 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Marie C. Taylor, 87, of Lakeview, passed away Friday morning, April 19, 2013, at Heartland of Indian Lake.
She was born Aug. 18, 1925, in Troy. Her father, Harold K. Mattox died while she was very young, and she was raised by her mother, the former Gertrude Deal, and her stepfather, Herb Taylor.
She married Frank E. Taylor Sr. on Aug. 30, 1943, and he preceded her in death in November 1980.
Survivors include a daughter, Lorinda Gregory of Burkeville, Texas; a son, Frank E. Taylor Jr. of Lakeview; a daughter of the heart, Jan Rollins of Russells Point;12 grandchildren;17 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She formerly worked at PCPI in DeGraff and Clean Again in Lakeview. She had also worked at several businesses and restaurants around Indian Lake during her life.
She was a life member of the Doyle R. Miller Amvet Post39 in Lakeview and Frank D. Castle VFW Post1080 in Bllefontaine. She loved dancing and music, especially country and western, and had enjoyed attending steam thresher shows with her husband.
The Rev. Scott Anderson conducts funeral services beginning at 1 p.m. Monday at Shoffstall Funeral Home in Lakeview, where visitation is from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Burial is in Highland Memorial Cemetery, West Liberty.
Memorial contributions may be given in her name to the Alzheimer’s Association, Central Ohio Chapter, 1379 Dublin Road, Columbus OH 43215.
Condolences may be expressed at shoffstallfuneralhome.com.