Mary Elizabeth Taylor – February 12, 1923 to May 21, 2021
Mary Elizabeth Taylor, age 98, loving wife, grandmother, great-grandmother, and aunt went to be with the Lord on May 21, 2021. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Guy, of 61 years; her parents, Fred and Maude Bahl; seven brothers and sisters; niece Linda Krausmann, and nephew Stan Taylor. Surviving are daughters, Cindy Taylor, Rebecca (Walter) Mullett, and Lynne (Paul) King; grandchildren, Tom Noe, Judd (Xuan) Taylor, Jon King, Andy (Laura ) King, Tracy Noe, Treux Noe; twin great-grandsons, P.J. and J.D. King; and many nieces and nephews.
Mary was born in Kent, Ohio where she lived with her parents until she married in 1946. She was a faithful servant of Sacred Heart Parish in Wadsworth, Ohio and sang in their church choir. She worked for the Bell Telephone Company as a telephone operator. She was a volunteer for Wadsworth-Rittman Hospital for many years. Mary was an avid reader and gardener, planting beautiful flowers surrounding every home in her long life. She was a soft-spoken gentle woman who deeply cared for her family. Mary was also a loving caregiver to her husband in their later years. She will be missed by many.
Mary was a resident at The Inn at CoalRidge in Wadsworth, Ohio for the past seven years where the staff took excellent care of her.
A private family burial will take place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation at macular.org; or the Alzheimer’s Association at Act.alz.org.