Marlene T. (Shepard) Taylor

October 7, 1940 ~ April 28, 2021 (age 80)


Marlene T. (Shepard) Taylor, Age 80, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 with her loving family by her side. She was born October 7, 1940 in Sayre daughter of the late Donald & Dorothy (Kelly) Shepard. Marlene was a graduate of Troy High School and was married December 23, 1960 to the late Robert H. Taylor. They enjoyed 59 years together prior to his passing on October 6, 2019. Prior to retirement Marlene was employed at the Troy Pennysaver, ASL and at Bradford Basket. She enjoyed her time spent with her family, grandchildren and friends.

Survivors include her two daughters, Tami & Howard Shedden of Covington, Bobbie & James Thuotte of Sylvania, grandchildren, Mya Thuotte, Taylor Thuotte, step-grandchildren, Paul Shedden, Brenda Shedden and Shelia Packard, a sister Margie Mathers of Towanda, brothers-in-law, Richard & Carol Taylor of Sylvania, Gary & Beth Taylor of Sylvania, Glenn Taylor & Janet Ordway of Columbia Cross Roads, sisters-in-law, Teddy Sickler of Sylvania, Dorothy & Jim Rodgers of Delaware, Donna Shepard of Canton, special friends, Elgene Ward of West Burlington, Pat Ward of West Burlington, Alice Joralemon of Sylvania, Scott Snow of Addison, NY, her pet friends, Taggy, Jingles, Dozer, Annie, Pugsy, Boo, Muffy, Roo, Tucker, Brandy and Gimpy.

Marlene was predeceased by her parents, husband Robert H. Taylor, brothers, Jack Shepard, Phillip Shepard, brothers-in-law, John Sickler and Jack Mathers.

In keeping with Marlene’s wishes there will be no services. Arrangements are under the direction of the Gerald W. Vickery, Jr. Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. 1093 West Main Street, Troy, PA.

Memorials in her memory may be made to Guthrie Hospice, 421 Tomahawk Road, Towanda, PA 18848.



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