TAYLOR, Joan M. beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grand-mother, 82, of Spring Hill, FL passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, with her family by her side. She was born in Ellenville, NY to Cleon and Katherine Murray on June 17, 1931 and resided in Brooklyn, CT for many years before retiring and moving to Spring Hill, FL. Joan worked for many years as a bookkeeper for Beit Bros and Michaels supermarket in Brooklyn, CT. She is predeceased by her husband, Russell Charles Taylor Sr., and is survived by her children, Pat and Bob Kroll of Plano, TX, Russ Jr., and Connie Taylor of Exeter RI, Kurt and Pearl Taylor of Smithfield, VA, and Lisa and Gary Gelinas of Moosup, CT; 7 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Joan loved family, traveling, reading and most especially playing mahjong with the girls. She is very much loved and will be missed greatly. A Celebration of life will be held on Monday, March 31 at 11 am at Brewer & Sons, 4450 US 19. She will be laid to rest with her husband Russ, at Florida National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations in honor of Joan Taylor to . To sign guestbook please visit:

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Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Mar. 30, 2014