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Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park and Mortuary

3401 S. Highland Drive, Millcreek, UT

OBITUARY

Byron W Taylor

October 12, 1935November 17, 2017

Byron Winfield Taylor 1935-2017

Byron Winfield Taylor, age 82, passed away November 17, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was born October 12, 1935 in Long Beach, California to parents; Dudley Winfield Taylor and Genevieve Jeanette Rooney. He attended Grant Union High School and CSUN. He married Solvi Marion Olsen on July 20, 1963 in Mexico. He is a member of the L.D.S. Church. During his lifetime, Byron was passionate about religion, running and reading. His zest for learning made him a go-to for answers. Byron was asked at 24 to teach a gospel doctrine class, prior to being baptized in the L.D.S. church a year later. Byron was also part of the Santa Monica running community-this was before running became trendy. He was thrilled to attend track meets and help train. Byron married the love of his life, Solvi in 1963, he adored her. They were-are-committed to one another eternally. Byron proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corp. from 1953 to 1961. He loved his country and our flag. Byron loved to surprise his children on Saturday Mornings with a trip to Magic Mountain, Disneyland, or just donuts. In lieu of gifts/flowers, please consider making a donation to the Inn between or the Alzheimer’s Association. The family wishes to thank Inspiration Hospice, Sunrise Senior Living and Dr. Sharon Strong for their loving care. Byron is survived by his wife, Solvi and by his favorite and only daughter, Jeanette. He is also survived by his Siblings Cathy A. Jacobs, his two grand dogs Bambina and Gelato. He was preceded in death by both parents and sons; Byron W.S. Taylor, Erik C. Taylor, Emile R. Taylor, and brother Ronald S. Taylor. At Byron’s request there will be no funeral service. Please join us by eating a piece of chocolate-his favorite. Interment will be at Wasatch Lawn in the Garden of The Roses.

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Gord Bergelson

November 30, 2017

My deepest sympathies to the Taylor Family. I'm so sorry for your loss. It was an honor to have known Byron. Byron was a wonderful person, a good friend, a great neighbor and big time fan of Villanova's track program. We will miss Byron and and forever remember Byron.

Gord Bergelson

November 30, 2017

My deepest sympathies to the Taylor Family. I'm so sorry for your loss. It was an honor to have known Byron. Byron was a wonderful person, a good friend, a great neighbor big time fan of Villanova's track program. We will miss Byron and forever remember Byron.

Aneija Brown

November 22, 2017

Sorry for your lost. He gives power to the tired one and full might to those lacking strength. Isaiah 40:29

S H

November 22, 2017

Sincere condolences to the family. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure in your heart and it lives forever. May the wonderful treasures fill your hearts with love an

Anne

November 22, 2017

My deepest condolences to the family. In this difficult time, I hope you find peace in the god of all comfort.

November 22, 2017

Please accept my condolences. Please know that the God of comfort feels your pain and sorrow. He actually provides something better to look forward to. Jeremiah 29:11 specifically tells us God wants to give us a peaceful "future and hope." He promises in the near future all the pain and sorrow you are experiencing about your loss will be gone and we will be able to enjoy perfect life with all our loved ones.

D S

November 22, 2017

After a very full life of 82 years, Byron has entered into eternal rest. As family and friends come together to celebrate his well-lived life, may all your hearts be filled with joy and laughter, as you recall the happy times that you shared together.-Psalm 90:10

Larry M

November 22, 2017

My condolences to the Taylor family. Losing a loved one is never easy. Comfort

November 22, 2017

May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this time of deep sorrow. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences. (Psalms 116:15)

November 22, 2017

May you all have the strength you need at this time of sorrow, Phillipians 4:13.- Philadelphia.

FROM THE FAMILY