Ralph E. Taylor Sr., 83, passed away Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011 at Miller’s Merry Manor. Born in Fort Wayne, he was a self-employed contractor. He was a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles.
He is survived by his daughters, Janet (Jeff) Emmons of Fort Wayne, Judine (Richard Pressman) Pressman of San Antonio, Texas; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; brother, Phillip Taylor of Fort Wayne; and daughter-in-law, Cheryl Taylor.
He was preceded in death by his son, Ralph E. Taylor, Jr. May 11, 2009.
Service is 4 p.m. Monday at D.O. McComb and Sons, Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road with calling an hour prior. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made to the Ralph E. Taylor Conservation Fund c/o Steuben County Community Foundation. To sign the online guest book, go to www.mccombandsons.com .