Nancy A. Wilson-Taylor, Born Nancy Aiko Uchibori in Honolulu in 1941, passed away in Santa Rosa, CA on May 19, 2012 after a long battle with cancer. She grew up in Kailua, HI and graduated from Kailua High School in 1959. Nancy was employed for many years at First Hawaiian Bank until she moved to California in 1984. She was an executive administrative assistant for the Bechtel Corporation, assigned to the office of the Chairman, until she retired in 1994. Nancy was a quiet, sweet and gentle person who loved roses, birds and other wildlife. She was an accomplished artist and photographer, but never knew how good she really was. She is survived by her husband, Benjamin Taylor, brothers Kenneth and Bert Uchibori, half-brother Glenn Uchibori, and step-sister Karen Byrnes. Friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Patrick's Episcopal Church, 9000 Sonoma Highway (Highway 12), Kenwood. A reception will follow. If desired, donations in her memory may be made to the Women's Cancer Awareness Group, 55 Maria Drive #846, Petaluma, CA 94954. Daniels Chapel of the Roses 525-3730
Published in Press Democrat from Jun. 3 to Jun. 4, 2012.