Muriel S. Taylor (nee Smith), 89, of Elyria, passed away of natural causes at the Wesleyan Village Monday, December 31, 2012. She was born February 13, 1923 in Westbury, New York.
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Muriel was Valedictorian at Westbury High School and attended business school. She was primarily a homemaker and after her children were grown she was employed as an Accounting Clerk at Sears Department Store. She was a member of the Eastern Star, enjoyed music, taught piano, and was a church organist.
Mrs. Taylor is survived by her children Walter E. Taylor III of Norfolk, VA, Nancy T. Spencer (Thomas) of Avon Lake, OH, Lynne Chrapliwy (Lawrence) of Port Washington, NY, and Robert D. Taylor of Columbus, OH; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; brother Donald Smith (Jan) of Prescott, AZ; sister Doris Sestokas (Victor) of Colorado Springs, CO.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years Walter E. Taylor, Jr. and parents Harold B. and Elsie (nee Stevenson) Smith.
Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Friday, January 4, 2013 at Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second Street, Elyria. A Memorial Service will be in the Wesleyan Village Cascade Room, 807 West Avenue, Elyria at a time to be announced. Rev. Beth McKee will officiate. Inurnment will be at Meadow Green Cemetery, Huron.
Memorial contributions can be forwarded to the Wesleyan Village or New Life Hospice, 3500 Kolbe Road, Lorain, Ohio 44053. www.buschfuneral.com.
Published in The Morning Journal from Jan. 2 to Jan. 3, 2013
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