Zachary Louis Taylor, 85, of Clearwater, Fla., passed away peacefully at his home on May 9 2017.
Zach was born April 17, 1932, in Westville, Ill., to Zachariah and Margarite Taylor (Alaway).
Zachary was preceded in death by his wife, Edythe Taylor, seven months prior. They were married for 60 years. He also was preceded His parents, two sisters, two grandsons and one great-grandson.
He is survived by his children, Maureen (Frank) Cattani of Ladd, Ill., Kelly (Charles) Bland of Bethany, Ill., Greg Taylor of Clearwater, Fla., Karl (Charina) Thorndyke of Chicago, and Tracy (Tom) Steier of Parrish, Fla. In addition to his children, he is survived by 7 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren; and brother, Ben Taylor (Nancy) of Phoenix, Ariz.
A mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 20, at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church on South Belcher Road, Clearwater, Fla. Memorials may be directed to Empath Hospice, Alzheimer- Parkinson Dementia's Foundation, and the Multiple Myeloma Foundation, or St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church. Click on: www.nationalcremationsociety.com for full obituary
Published on  May 15, 2017