Paul Taylor

Alton |

Paul A. Taylor, age 75, passed away at 5:00 p.m. on December 1, 2008, at VIP Manor, in Wood River, Illinois.

He was born on May 29, 1933 in Alton, IL. the son of John B. and Bessie (Dykeman) Taylor Sr..

He married Jane D. McDonald, on June 8, 1957, at St. Ambrose Catholic. She survives.

Paul was employed as a supervisor at Olin Brass for over 41 yrs. He was also a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, in Alton, IL.

He is survived by spouse and three daughters; Mauri Taylor and her partner Dana Hollis of Alton, IL. Melissa Pugh and her husband David of East Alton, Il. and Christina Taylor and her boyfriend Eric Underwood of Collinsville, IL. three grandchildren; Joshua, Emily and Alexander Pugh, all of East Alton, Il. one sister and her spouse; Verna and Frank Brown of Mascoutah, Il. and one brother and his spouse; John B and Darlene Taylor Jr. of Sebring, FL.

Paul was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother; Wesley "Bud" Taylor

Memorial visitation will be from 1 to 2 pm, Thursday, December 4, 2008, at the Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home, in Alton, IL. where a memorial service will be at 2 pm, Thursday, December 4, 2008, with Father Chris Uhl, OMV as celebrant.

Inurnment will be at St. Patrick's Cemetery, in Godfrey, IL.

Memorials may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation or VIP Manor Activity Department.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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