Leroy S. Taylor

April 09, 1946 ‒ July 15, 2012

Mt. Victory, Ohio

Leroy Sherman Taylor, 66 of Galion, died Sunday, July 15, 2012 at his home after a short illness.

He was born Apr. 9, 1946 in Mt. Victory, he was the son of the late Pearl Edward and Lola M. Barnett Taylor. He married Brenda S. Utter Taylor on June 6, 1969 and she survives.

He was a United States Navy veteran, serving during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, golfing, mushroom hunting and was an avid Ohio State University Buckeye fan.

Leroy was self-employed as a carpet and flooring installer in the Crawford and Morrow County area.

In addition to his wife he is survived by his numerous brothers and sisters.

Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 19, 2012 at Iberia Cemetery with Morrow County Hospice Chaplain, Dave Matos, officiating.

Full military honors will be conducted by the United States Navy and members of the Galion/Crestline area veteran’s organizations.

The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Morrow County, 228 South Street, Mt. Gilead, Ohio 43338.

Funeral arrangements are in the care of Richardson-Davis Funeral Home in Galion. An online obituary and guest registry are available at www.richardsondavis.com.