Harry Lee (Big Harry) TAYLOR

News Death Notice

TAYLOR, Harry Lee "Big Harry" Age 58 of Hamilton, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at Fort Hamilton Hospital. He was born on May 27, 1954 in Hamilton, the son of the late Harry A. and JoAnn (Mooney) Taylor. Harry graduated from Garfield High School and was a pipelayer at Silverhawke for many years. On April 1, 1976, he married his wife of over 36 years, Robin Gale (Gentry) Taylor. Harry was a member of Lindenwald Baptist Church and most recently attended World Commissions Church. He was a past member of the Monkey Mutual Aid Society and loved fishing, motorcycles, animals and music, especially his favorite band, The Relics. Harry was a huge collector and loved frequenting Flea Markets, often purchasing unique wooden statues of all kinds. He had the best spirit, and it showed in everything he did. Family meant the world to Harry, and he truly had a heart of gold. He is survived by his wife, Robin; children, Harry "Little Harry" Taylor (Jenae Bowman) and Jessica Taylor; grandchildren, Brandon Robinson and Alana Bowman; brother, David Michael (Bonita) Taylor; brothers-in-law, Rickey (Angie) Gentry, Glen Walker and Harold Downs; nieces, Missy (Greg) Landrum, Carrie (Darrell) Forbes and Jessica (Eric) Wright; nephews, David (Carolann) Taylor, Michael Taylor, Christopher (Erica) Taylor, Douglas (Evelyn) Downs and William Downs; great-nephews and great-nieces, Austin and Alisa Landrum, Destiny and Alexis Taylor, Mason and Madalynn Wright, Andrea and Dennis Smith and Kimberly and MiKayla Downs; and many wonderful friends. Harry was preceded in death by his parents; sister-in-law, Bonnie Downs; and beloved dog, Axel. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 1pm at Webb Noonan Kidd Funeral Home, Ross Avenue at South "D" Street, Hamilton. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2pm until 5pm at the funeral home. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made in Harry's name to Hospice of Cincinnati, 4310 Cooper Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.Webb-Noonan.com

Funeral Home

Webb Noonan Kidd Funeral Home
240 Ross Ave Hamilton, OH 45013
(513) 894-9919

Published in Journal-News on Nov. 9, 2012