Richard (Rick) Taylor passed away peacefully at the age of 84 on June 8th in Rochester, New York.
Richard was predeceased by his parents Ralph and Doris Taylor, siblings Bruce, Charles, Timothy and David Taylor.
He is survived by his longtime partner Cheryl Morganti and his children Stephen (Mila) Taylor, Philip (Jill) Taylor, and Sharon (Joseph) Piepho. Grandchildren Patrick, Sean, Emily, Liam and Zenith. He is also survived by siblings Harold (Shirley) Taylor, Jeanette Childs, Larry (Mary) Taylor, and Karen (James) Haynes.
Richard was born and raised in Black River, New York. He served in the U.S. Army and was a longtime employee of Niagara Mohawk (National Grid). He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed canoeing, skiing, and hiking.
His family would like to thank the staff of Crimson Ridge Gardens for his end of life care.
We are sovery sorry for the loss of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time. May God comfort you all with precious memories of him.
Dear Sharon and family, please accept my deepest sympathies. I hope you find comfort in his loving memory. May peace be with you.
My condolences to the Taylor family. I grew up in Black River and have many fond memories. I remember the father, Larry. Jeanette, Bruce.