Ralph Sidney Taylor, 92, of Rogers City passed away May 25, 2016.
He was born January 27, 1924 in Hagensville to Sidney and Elva (Heslip) Taylor.
Mr. Taylor is survived by his children, Susan (Larry) Schaedig of Gaylord, Patricia (James) Young of Avon Lake, Ohio, Carolyn (George) Rowader of Grass Lake, Sandra (Kerry) Kuznicki of Rogers City, Gerald (Beth) of Tigard, Oregon and Michael (Debbie) of Issaquah, Washington; 12 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Christopher, Derek and Anna; a sister, Kathryn Berg; a brother, Robert; and a sister-in-law, Connie Taylor. Ralph is also survived by his dear companion and friend, Patricia Bruning. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn in 2010; and two brothers, Leslie and Bruce.
Visitation was at St. Ignatius Catholic Church Tuesday, May 31, from 10 a.m. until time of Mass at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Sylvestre Obwaka officiating.
Rogers City Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 607 offered a military tribute during graveside services at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery immediately following Mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Rogers City Area Senior Center in memory of Ralph Taylor. Arrangements are in care of the Beck Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be addressed through www.beckfuneralhome.org.