Taylor Stephen Clark, 19, of St. Jacob, Ill., born May 13, 1995, in Granite City, Ill., passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in Hazelwood, Mo.
Taylor was a member of St. Jerome Catholic Church in Troy, Ill. He was a 2013 graduate of Triad High School and was attending SIUE working on a civil engineering degree. He worked at the ZX Station in Troy. Taylor also loved cars and working on cars and enjoyed playing soccer. Most of all Taylor never met a stranger, and always had a smile and a kind word for everyone. He will be missed by his family and countless friends.
Surviving are his parents, Robert and Kelly, nee Frein, Clark of St. Jacob, Ill.; brother, Chase Clark of St. Jacob, Ill.; grandparents, David and Donna Frein of Troy, Ill., and Jim and Marcella Clark of Bartelso, Ill.; 21 aunts and uncles; many cousins; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Memorials may be made to the family and will be designated at a later date in memory of Taylor.
Online expression of sympathy may be made at www.Richesonfh.com
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, May 11, 2015, at Richeson Funeral Home, Troy, Ill., and 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at St. Jerome Catholic Church, Troy, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at St. Jerome Catholic Church, Troy, Ill., with Father Pat Jakel officiating. Burial will be at St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Black Jack, Ill.
RICHESON FUNERAL HOME, Troy, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from May 8 to May 9, 2015