Francisco Ylaya Taborada

December 3, 1930March 30, 2018

Francisco Taborada, 87, of Columbia, SC passed away on Good Friday, March 30, 2018. He was born on Dec. 3, 1930, in Cebu City, Philippines, the son of Jorge and Paula Taborada. Francisco grew up in Cebu City, Philippines during World War II. He went to International School taught by Americans. He was a carpenter and a barber. In 2000 he moved to the U.S. Where he and his wife Emma worked until they retired. He was predeceased by his son, Jerome Taborada. He is survived by his wife, Emma C. Taborada, five younger sisters Tilyana Millanes, of Bohol Philippines, Paulina Castro, of Cebu City Philippines, Maria Garnizo, of Cebu City Philippines, Clara Taborada, of Cebu City Philippines, Calixta Raya, of Cebu City Philippines, Five children Mila Viajedor, of Cebu City Philippines, Emelita Alaimo and her husband Michael Alaimo, of Charlotte NC, Glen Taborada and his wife Juanita Indig Taborada, of Cebu City Philippines, Manuel Taborada and his wife Mabie Lapas Taborada, of Columbia SC, and the youngest daughter is Mona L. Taborada, of Columbia SC.; and nine grandchildren, Sharramay Ann Viagedor, Charmie Viajedor, Charlyn Viajedor, of Cebu City Philippines, Maricel Avery, of Tega Cay SC, Anthony C. McGlauflin, of Charlotte NC, Christian D. McGlauflin, of Charlotte NC, John Glyndel Taborada, Bun Francise Taborada, of Cebu City Philippines, Carl Justin L.Taborada, of Columbia SC.;and three great-grandchildren, Krishia Albiar, Elijah Jafar Viajedorof Cebu City Philippines, Anna Sophia Avery, of Tega Cay SC. He will be greatly missed by his family and his many friends.“Your presence we miss, your memories we treasure, loving you always.” Ministers: Father Peter Sousa (Our Lady of the Hills Catholic Church) the service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday April 14, at the Elmwood Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 501 Elmwood Ave. Columbia SC 29201. Keep driving and stay on the right, until you see the building on your right. After the burial family and friends are invited to celebrate the life of Francisco Taborada, at Grecians Restaurant, 2312 Sunset Blvd West Columbia, SC 29169. Telephone number: (803)794-7552



  • Funeral Service Saturday, April 14, 2018


  • Celebration of Fransico Taborada's Life

Francisco Ylaya Taborada

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