The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Obituaries

July 11, 2014

Rosemarie Frances Taylor

DANVILLE — Rosemarie Frances Taylor, 83, of Danville, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014, at North Logan Health Center in Danville.

Born March 9, 1931, in Charleroi, Pa., she was the daughter of Lewis and Hilda (Pelzer) Coker.

She married Willard Eugene Taylor on Dec. 19, 1952, in Bridgeton, Ind. He preceded her in death.

Rosemarie was a seamstress for many years. She was a member of the Daughters of the Nile. Rosemarie loved solving crosswords and reading. She also loved dancing with her husband.

Rosemarie is survived by one daughter, Sandra Turner of Danville; one son, Kindel (Faye) Taylor of Prineville, Ore.; two brothers, James Mitchell of North Carolina and Harry Mitchell of Morris, Ill.; one sister, Mary Ellen Carroll of Morris, Ill.; six grandchildren, Kindra Anderson of Clinton, Ind., Eric (Tracy) Turner of Danville, Chad (Kim) Turner of Belton, Texas, Scott Turner of Bloomington, Ill., Rachel (Corey) Meyer of Sequim, Wash., and Joseph (Bonnie) Rice of Redmond, Ore.; and 14 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, Rosemarie was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Eugenia Coker and Hilda Sutton; and one brother, William Coker.

A service to celebrate Rosemarie’s life will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, July 14, at Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center, a Life Celebration Home, in Danville. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Highland Lawn Cemetery in Terre Haute, Ind. A memorial has been established for Vermilion County Animal Shelter.

Please join Rosemarie’s family in sharing memories, photos and video of her life through her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com.

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