ELKHART-Robert R. Taylor, 87, passed away July 20, 2020 at Elkhart General Hospital. He was born May 12, 1933 in Elkhart to Ray & Kathryn (Yoder) Taylor.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 brother, William Taylor.
Surviving is 3 children, Kathy (Larry) Williford, Jessie Cooper, Ronald Taylor, 8 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-granddaughter, 5 siblings, Delores (Loring) Seavers, Delois Linn, James (Sharon) Taylor, Wilbur (Linda) Taylor, Esther (Ron) Kent and numerous other family members.
Robert graduated from Jimtown High School and was a U.S. Air Force Veteran serving during the Korean War. In his younger years he trained as a boxer, played basketball, was on a bowling league and enjoyed fishing. Most importantly was a faithful man of God and a member of Jimtown Family Church of the Nazarene.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to Jimtown Family Church of the Nazarene.
Elkhart Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert R Taylor, please visit our floral store.