Joseph J. Taylor passed away on Sat. Oct. 27, 2018. He was 83. Born in Phila. to Marie (McConville) and Horace Taylor. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Josephine; children, Teresa Marie Kennedy (Matthew), Joseph E., Jennifer Ann Haring (David) and Kristopher J. (Jennifer); grandchildren, Shane, Hannah, John, Emma, Sarah, Kevin, Thomas, Matthew, Wyatt, and Luke; and many nieces and nephews.
A veteran, Joe served in the U.S. Army. He was a life-long sports fan who loved watching his beloved Philadelphia Eagles. He spent many hours coaching his children and watching his grandchildren play sports. Joe graduated from Saint Joseph's University, worked in sales, and owned Taylor Technology for many years. He was a loving, caring person and a devoted husband, father and grandfather, often regaling his family with humorous stories about his childhood. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Visitation is on Sat., Nov. 3, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Our Lady of Good Counsel, 611 Knowles Ave., Southampton, PA. A Mass with Military Honors will be held at 12:00 Noon. Interment will be private. Memorial donations in Joe's honor may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or stjude.org. Condolences may be given by visiting www.McGheeFuneralHome.com.