Douglas Taylor, 56, died September 12, 2013 in Lodi. He was born April 28, 1957, in Lodi, grew up and resided in Lodi. He retired as a truck driver and attended Family Life Center in Stockton. He enjoyed played bass and singing in church. He also enjoyed reading western books.
Mr. Taylor is survived by his wife, Linda Taylor of Lodi, son, Joe Bortolotto; daughters, Diane Green and Jennifer Underwood; sisters, Deanna Fay and Donna Neal; mother, Wanda Shockley; grandmother; Dean Redfearn; 8 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his father, Jimmy Taylor.
Viewing will be held at Ben Salas Funeral Home, Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Graveside services will follow at 1 p.m. at Galt Cemetery with Pastor Kenny Pearson officiating.