Edward C. Taylor 1934-2013

WARREN – Edward C. Taylor, 79, entered into eternal rest at 8:32 p.m. Monday evening, April 15, 2013, at St. Joseph Health Center.

Edward was born Jan. 6, 1934, in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Fred and Helena Taylor.

A member of Grace A.M.E. Church, he retired after 23 years as a supervisor at General Motors Corp., Lordstown.

Edward proudly served his country in the U.S. Army and was also a dedicated volunteer with Trumbull Mobile Meals on Wheels.

Survivors include his wife, the former M. Andrea Blakely; five sons, Larry Taylor of California, Michael Taylor of Cleveland, Kenny Taylor of Columbus, Edward Taylor Jr. of Warren and Reginald Rawlings of Kernersville, N.C.; two daughters, Roslyn Taylor of Warren and Renee Freeman of Chesapeake, Va.; one sister, Bernice Sutton of Sparks, Ga.; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Edward was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Bobby Taylor; one son, Frederick Taylor; and one daughter, Ramona Taylor.

Friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Grace A.M.E. Church, 1137 Main St., Warren. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m.

Interment will be in Pineview Cemetery with military honors.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 N. Road N.E., Warren, OH 44483, 330-394-6200.

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