Merle Taylor

Merle Taylor, passed away peacefully October 31, 2008 in Edson, Alberta at

the age of 85.

Merle was born in Cereal, Alberta on February 23, 1923. Merle moved to Winfield in 1968 and was employed at Winfield Packinghouse

until he retired.

Merle was predeceased by his parents Martin and Crystal Taylor, sister Mavis Carpenter, wife Jean and his partner Helen Louis.

Survived by his brother Roy Taylor and sister-in-law Janet; his son, John Taylor (Loraine) and grandsons Robert and Jonathan of Winfield, B.C.;

his daughter, Bonnie Taylor-Schram (Elvis) and grandsons, Bruce Symes (Aranda Brockoff), greatgranddaughter Serenity; grandsons Michael Symes and Brian Schram (Kristan Scherger);

his daughter, Lisa Dickson(Gary), and grandchildren Thomas Creighton, Erik Creighton; and step grandchildren Danielle Dickson, Jennifer (Ryan Buchier) and their son Jake, Branden Dickson and Janis Dickson.

A memorial service will be held at Pinedale Hall, in Edson, Alberta on Saturday, November 8 at 3:00 p.m.