Livonia: September 27, 2017 at age 76 years after an extended illness. Predeceased by his parents George & Marjorie Taylor and his sister Gail Distefano. Survived by his wife Sheila (Frisbee) Taylor; his son Glen Taylor (Kelly Johnson) of Shortsville; grandchildren, Matthew Taylor of FL and Nicole (Andrew) Wagner of WA; sister Linda Taylor of Livonia and his brother Warren Taylor of Irondequoit. Also survived by several nieces including special niece Nadine Taylor.
Walt was born on November 26, 1940 in Rochester, NY to parents George & Marjorie (McLellan) Taylor. He attended and graduated from Madison High School. He was a long time employee of Niagara Mohawk in Avon, NY and retired from National Grid in 1999. He had a true love of the outdoors, in younger years he was very active in Boy Scouts, and enjoyed Native American Culture.
Friends may call on Monday, October 2nd, from 4-7pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 20A, Livonia, NY. Funeral service and interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Livonia Ambulance, PO Box 8, Livonia, NY 14487 or Livingston County Hospice, 2 County Campus, Mt. Morris, NY 14510. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: