Michael Ralph Taylor (1943 - 2017)

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Beloved lifetime Alaskan Michael Ralph Taylor passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 12, 2017. Mike was born in Anchorage, Alaska, to Robert and Edith Taylor on July 13, 1943, and grew up with dear family and friends in Cordova, Alaska.
Preceded in death by his parents, Mike is survived by his brother, Gary Taylor (Carol) of Anchorage; and his children, Tracy MacArthur, Brooke Fawcett (Sean), Karena Taylor, Crissa Baker-Nehls (Lee), Whitney Baker and Robert Stewart; and by his grandchildren, Foster Powers, Asia Savok (Isaiah), Britany Love (Eric), Brandon Moen (Elaine), Briley Moen, Heather Stewart and Jennifer Stewart.
Mike was known for his generosity and humor. He was a very good friend, son, brother, father and grandfather. He is loved by many and will be greatly missed.
A ceremony will be held to honor Mike at Fort Richardson Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. A Celebration of Mike's Life will follow at 3 p.m., hosted by his friends at VFW Post 1685. An additional open house remembrance will be held at his home from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Sept. 23 and 24, 2017.
To leave online condolences, please visit www.alaskanfuneral.com.
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5839 Kenai Spur Hwy.
Kenai, AK 99611
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Published in Anchorage Daily News on Sept. 17, 2017
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