Harold "Tuney" Taylor, age 85, passed away Oct. 1, 2012, at his home in Ridgeville.
He was an Army veteran and served during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion in Ridgeville and the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Ft. Recovery, Ohio. He worked at Westinghouse in Union City for 10 years. He also worked at Muncie Stone for several years. He owned and operated Taylor Garage in Ridgeville and Portland.
He was born March 27, 1927, in Indianapolis, Ind., the son of Luther and Emma Elizabeth (Greer) Taylor.
He was married on April 5, 1952 to Frances Wilson. Survivors include his beloved wife, Frances Taylor, Ridgeville, Ind.; two sons, Mark Taylor (wife Janet), Springfield, Tenn., and Bob Taylor (wife Karen), Greenville, Ohio; two daughters, Paula Barron (husband Fred), rural Portland, Ind., and Pat Bricker (husband Fred), Portland, Ind.; 13 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home in Portland.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home in Portland. Pastor Sylvia Stong will officiate and burial will follow in the Green Park Cemetery in Portland. Ridgeville American Legion will be in charge of military rites at the cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to www.williamsonspencer.com
Published in The Daily Advocate from Oct. 2 to Oct. 3, 2012