James A. Taylor Jr. Ph.D.

Furlong, Pa. - James A. Taylor Jr., Ph.D., 74, passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.

Born in Woonsocket, R.I., to the late James A. Taylor Sr. and Florence (Heffernan) Taylor, Jim resided in Furlong, Pa. since 2007 and previously lived in Gales Ferry for many years while working for Pfizer Inc.

He was the beloved husband of 52 years to Irene "Bunny" (Legendre) Taylor; devoted father of Lori Ann Taylor of Pottstown, Pa., Timothy P. Taylor and wife, Antoinette, of Lambertville, N.J., and Kristen Costello and husband, John, of New Hope, Pa.; dear brother of Eleanor Vallee and husband, Raymond, and Robert J. Taylor; loving grandfather of Brynne and Ty Faherty, Cameron and Patrick Costello, and Rylan Taylor.

Funeral services were held privately. To view the full obituary or leave an online condolence, please visit www.varcoethomasfuneralhome.com

Published in The Day on May 5, 2013