Richard L. Taylor
MEDINA — Richard Leon Taylor, 66, of Medina, a former Mount Vernon resident, died Thursday, March 20, 2008, in Medina.
Richard was born Dec. 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 are his sister, Jean Hoar of Medina; two nieces, Joanne L. Foster and Jamie Hoar, both of Medina; five grandnieces and nephews, Dylan, Jennifer, Jessie, Johnny and Josie; and three great-grandnieces 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 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, with the Rev. Robert E. Heizer officiating. Burial will follow at St. John’s Cemetery near Mount Vernon. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour before the funeral service on Monday.
To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.