Benjamin John TAYLOR

TAYLOR, Benjamin John 76, of South Pasadena, FL and Oak Ridge, NJ, peacefully passed away on March 15, 2014. Happily married for 57 years to his childhood sweetheart, Patricia Meneely Taylor, they have three wonderful children; Brad Taylor of South Pasadena, FL, Bruce and his wife JoAnn Taylor of Sparta, NJ; their children, Jessica, Andrew and Daniel, and great-grand-daughter, Olivia; Susan Taylor Corona of St. Petersburg, and her children, Alexandria and Joseph. Ben served in the US Navy, worked for and retired from Sears and Home Depot, was a volunteer fireman in Jefferson Township, NJ, and a member of the Elks. His amazing work ethic was only out-shined by his generosity. He loved fishing, bowling and enjoyed traveling with his family. His favorite place to be was with his wife "Trish". A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 26th at 10 am; St. Vincent's Episcopal Church, 5441 9th Avenue North, St. Petersburg.

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Apr. 23, 2014