Allen D. Taylor(1943 - 2014)

Allen D. Taylor, a resident of Colorado Springs for 42 years, passed away February 2, 2014. He was an engineer with the United States Government and a veteran of the United States Air Force. He also owned and operated Neptune's Realm, a local tropical fish supply store.

Allen was born on March 2, 1943 in Renton, Washington to Clifford LeRoy and Ethel Marjorie (Beavens) Taylor.

Allen was kind and generous, and was a great help to so many people. He loved studying the Bible, spending time in the mountains, and hiking.

He is survived by his daughter, Roselina Hutto; a brother, Gordon Taylor; a step-daughter, Anna Santistevan; Sonny Gettler; his granddaughter, Victoria Vigil; his great-grandchildren: Yisel Vigil, Joseph Vigil, and Dolores Vigil; and two nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandson, Joseph Vigil.

A private inurnment will take place at Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum.

Online Condolences:

Funeral Home

Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum/Funeral Home
1730 East Fountain Blvd. Colorado Springs, CO 80910
(719) 634-1597

Published in The Gazette on Feb. 5, 2014