Mt. Morris, IL, Amos Henry Taylor Jr., age 87, died Thursday October 26, 2017 in Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Mt. Morris, IL. Amos was born April 23, 1930 in Buena Vista, CO the son of Amos Henry & Isabelle (Wells) Taylor Sr. Amos married Rogene E. Mongan on June 2, 1951 in Oregon, IL. Amos worked fro Kable Printing Compnay for 26 years, after Kable Printing Company he worked for The Mt. Morris School District in the building maintenance and he was also the bus mechanic. Amos loved his grandchildren, puttering in his garage, driving his golf cart with his grandchildren, he helped Rogene quilt, and he loved his time with his dog Lexi.
Amos is survived by his Children: Kathi (Charles) Medlar, Mt. Morris, IL, Richard (Cathy) Taylor, Davis, IL, Timothy (Beverly) Taylor, The Woodlands, Houston, TX, Patricia (William) Nordman, Oregon, IL; Grandchildren: Staci (Steven) Schrader, Shannon, IL, Pamela (David) Watry, Forreston, IL, Michal Medlar, Byron, IL, Shaun, Stephanie, and Joshua Taylor, The Woodland, Houston, TX, Megan (Rodrigo) Flores, Durand, IL, Amanda Taylor, Rockford, IL, Zachary Taylor, Davis, IL, Allison Taylor, Davis, IL, Ashley Nordman, Oregon, IL, Brad Nordman, Oregon, IL, Brandon and Josh Watry, Plano, IL, Taylor Schrader, Shannon, IL, and Ashley Schrader, New Mexico; Great Grandchildren: John Book, Shannon, IL, Adam Watry, Champaigne, IL, Ashley (Brock) Deen-Sanders, Forreston, IL, Abbey Taylor & Jacob Taylor, Houston, TX, Ethan Flores, Alex Flores, Evan Flores, and Ariana Flores, Durand, IL, Brianna Taylor and Briah Hill, Rockford, IL; Great Great Grandchild, GiGi Schrader, and Ienaya, Miguel and Ezekihal Schrader New Mexico.
Amos is preceded in death by his parents; wife: Rogene E. Taylor; brothers: Robert, Joe, and James Taylor; sisters: Mildred Mahon and Mary DeBoer.
Funeral service will be held Saturday October 28, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. in Finch Funeral Home, 405 East Hitt, Mt. Morris, IL, with Rev. Julie Bunt officiating. Burial of cremains will be held at a later date in Lighthouse Cemetery, Oregon, IL. Visitation will be held Saturday October 28, 2017 from 1:00 P.M. until service time in Finch Funeral Home.
Memorials to Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home and/or Serenity Hospice and Home.