Madison, Maine ~ Fred H. Taylor, 96, passed peacefully to the light of God and his angels in heaven on March 7, at 4:14 am. He was held in loving prayer by his many friends and family.
Fred was born September 9, 1923 in Anson, Maine to Keturah M. Taylor and Hazen Taylor, who owned Taylor's Drug Store. Fred was never a stranger to anyone he met. He was in the high school band playing the trumpet and bugle. He worked at Hilton Dairy, was a mechanic, and then retired from General Electric in Somersworth, N. H. He loved his family and friends with kindness and a generous heart.
He was predeceased by his sister, Althea Taylor Pease and her husband Richard Pease of Starks. Maine. and has two nephews John Pease of Freeport, Maine. and Robert Pease of North Berwick, Maine.
His predeceased wife, Marguerite Breault Taylor, she was his high school sweetheart. They both worked at Taylor's soda counter in high school. They were both veterans of WWII.
His daughters, Carolyn Taylor Meredith of Quakertown, Pa. and Cindy Taylor Clark, of Embden, Maine. Granddaughters, Predeceased Connie Meredith, Brenda Meredith, and Sherry Meredith of Pa. and son-in-law Robert Meredith. Grand daugthers Theresa Clark of Henderson, Nv. And Jessica Clark of Portland, Or. and son-in-law Barry Clark.
Fred's second wife, predeceased Beatice Merrill of Madison, Maine. Step-daughter Annette Merrill Whitney of S. Paris, Maine. and step-son Michael Merrill of San Antonio,Texas. Both attended Christ Community Church and were old family friends. Members remember them fondly.
There will be a Celebration of Life Service
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