Raymond C. "Nutsy" Taylor Jr.

SUNBURY — Raymond C. "Nutsy" Taylor Jr., 65, of 141 Pine St., and formerly of Trevorton, passed away Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, at Manor Care Health Services, Sunbury.

Born June 7, 1947, in Trevorton, he was a son of the late Raymond C. "Jack" Taylor and Sally (Hedricks) Keiffer.

He attended Trevorton High School.

He served in the U.S. Navy.

On March 17, 1981, he married the former Deborah K. Anderson, who survives.

Raymond was the former owner/operator of the Blue Goose Café, Trevorton, and later worked at the former Creation Windows Industry, Selinsgrove.

He was a life member of Americus Hose Co., Sunbury, and the Trevorton Fire Company, and was a member of Sunbury American Legion Post 201, Selinsgrove Moose and Sunbury Eagles Post 503.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Raymond C. Taylor III; a daughter, Rhonda Tomcavage, of Coal Township; four grandchildren, Chase, Reese, Kasi and Emma; two sisters, Debra Bingaman, of Selinsgrove, and Carol Beck, of Sunbury RR; two nephews, Scott Raup Sr. and Robert Raup Jr., and a niece, Reva Rebuck.

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TAYLOR — Raymond C. "Nutsy" Taylor Jr., 65, of 141 Pine St., Sunbury, and formerly of Trevorton. A memorial service will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Robert G. Foust Jr. Funeral Home, 841 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton. Burial will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Visitation with the family will be held from 7 p.m. until the time of service Wednesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses.

Published in The News Item from Dec. 29 to Dec. 30, 2012