Phyllis Jean Taylor

Phyllis Jean Taylor
Long time Resident of Santa Clara
Born July 22, 1925 in Modale, Iowa. Entered into rest April 8, 2013. She passed away peacefully and will join her beloved husband James A. Taylor who preceded her in death on January 16, 2011. Also preceded in death by her parents "Red" and Blanche Nelson, brother Tony Nelson, granddaughter Katie, grandson Billy and daughter in law Kim.
An avid gardener and fun loving person who "ruled the roost". She enjoyed the fruits of her labor, her pets and loved to share a good joke.
A very proud mother of 5 children. She raised them with utmost sincerity, love and care and instilled strong family values and passed on that legacy to her children.
Loving mother to Sandy Taylor Brown, Sharon LeBaudour, Sue Serrano, Janey Dyck and John Taylor. Dear grandmother of 13 and great grandmother of 8.
A loyal wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She will be deeply missed by all. There will be no services at her request.


Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Apr. 12, 2013