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Beverly Diane (Oyler) TAYLOR-GROFF

Obituary Condolences

Beverly Diane (Oyler) TAYLOR-GROFF Obituary

Beverly (Oyler) Taylor-Groff

TAYLORVILLE, IL - Beverly Diane (Oyler) Taylor-Groff, 66, entered her Heavenly home at 8:24 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at her residence.

She was born March 1, 1947, in Taylorville, the daughter of Loren and Louise Smith Oyler. On Feb. 13, 1971, she married William "Bill" Taylor in Springfield, Ill; he preceded her in death on April 25, 1995. Beverly then married Gary L. Groff on May 23, 1998, at Taylorville Christian Church.

Mrs. Groff was a 1965 graduate of Taylorville High School and had been employed at Sangamon Greeting Card Company and Continental Grain Company.

She is survived by her husband, Gary Groff of Taylorville; children: Scott Taylor of Macomb, Ill., Stacey Taylor-Stallings (companion, Joe Lomprez) of Taylorville, Darrell Groff (wife, Kathleen) of Mattoon, and Janolyn Groff of Macon; grandchildren: Taylor Neal, Corey Groff, Mitchel Reuter, Ashley Groff, Whitney Groff, and Abrielle Groff; great-grandchildren, Valkyrie Groff and Aries Groff.

She was greeted in Heaven by her parents; first husband, Bill Taylor; and brothers, Richard Oyler in infancy and Ronald Oyler.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 7 at McClure Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, also at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent online at mcclurefuneralhome.com.

Published in The State Journal-Register on Dec. 5, 2013
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