Richard L. Taylor

December 01, 1941 ‒ March 20, 2008

Mount Vernon/Medina, Ohio

Richard Leon Taylor, age 66, of Medina, a former Mount Vernon resident, died Thursday March 20, 2008 in Medina. Richard was born December 1, 1941 in Mount Vernon to Chester and Thelma (Durbin) Taylor and had spent most of his lifetime in the Mount Vernon area. He had been employed as a farm hand in the Knox County area.

Richard was a member of the Eagles Lodge in Medina.

Surviving is his sister Jean Hoar of Medina; two nieces Joanne L. Foster and Jamie Hoar both of Medina; five grand nieces and nephews Dylan, Jennifer, Jessie, Johnny and Josie and three great grand nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Donna Marie Taylor and a nephew John L. Hoar.

Funeral services will be Monday, March 24, at 2 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon with Rev. Robert E. Heizer officiating. Burial will follow at Saint John’s Cemetery near Mount Vernon. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour before the funeral service on Monday.

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