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John D. Taylor

John D. Taylor John D. Taylor

John D. Taylor, 65, Corydon, Ind., passed away Friday, June 11, 2021, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

He was born Feb. 1, 1956, in Corydon.

He was a mechanic and worked many places as a mechanic, including Wolfes, Firestone and Mobile, and was a machinist at Owens Machinery. He was a lifelong member of Fountain United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert A. Taylor.

He is survived by his daughter, Jessica Melton (Jason) of Mauckport, Ind.; his mother, Evelyn Ruth Taylor of Corydon; brother, Stephen Taylor (Jenny) of Corydon; sisters, Susie Taylor and Mary Craig Thomas (Rick), both of Corydon; Martha Dones (Kenny) of Elizabeth, Ind., and Laura Frederick (Roger) of Laconia, Ind.; and grandchildren, Isaac and Kelsey Melton, both of Mauckport, Ind.

Funeral services will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.

Visitation will be held also on Tuesday from 12 p.m. to the service at 5:30 p.m.

The family suggests memorial gifts be made to the American Diabetes Association.