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Tommy F. Taylor

Tommy F. Taylor, age 75 of Moore Haven, Florida, and former resident of Millersport, passed away Wednesday, October16, 2019, at his residence.

He worked for Rockwell International Corp. as a grinder with 33 years of service and later owned and operated Taylor Maintenance on Buckeye Lake.

He was a member of Millersport United Methodist Church and also was a regular attendee of Lakeport Christian Church and 50 year member of Alturas Masonic Lodge 537 F & AM.  Tommy was an avid trapper, hunter, fisherman and loved boating and water skiing.  He was also known as a handyman and loved to garden.

Tommy is survived by his wife, Karen S. Quilliam; daughters, Dodi Brinkman of Newark, and Ami (Tim) Boch of Granville; grandchildren, Whittney (Caleb) Priest, Ryli (Tyler) Ball, Carley Barrett, Casey and Jessa Boch; sister-in-law, Ruthann Taylor; brother-in-law, Randy Quilliam; mother-in-law, Maxine Quilliam; many nieces and nephews; and  his feline companion, Speedo.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Mabel Taylor; sister, Barbara James; and brother, Ralph Taylor.

A Celebration of Life service was held October 21, 2019, at Millersport United Methodist Church with Pastors Jim Condrey and Scott Sims officiating.  Burial followed in Millersport Cemetery.  A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at Lakeport Christian Church, Lakeport, Florida, with a lunch to follow.

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