Carey Howell Taylor, a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. manager, died Jan. 27 of pneumonia at Good Samaritan Hospital. He was 84.
The son of the superintendent of secondary education for city public schools and a homemaker, Mr. Taylor was born in Baltimore and raised in Mount Washington.
After graduating from Polytechnic Institute in 1944, he studied engineering at the University of North Carolina and Penn State University for two years, before enlisting in the Navy in 1947.
He then completed his education, earning a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering in 1950 from the Johns Hopkins University.
Mr. Taylor worked briefly for Inland Steel Co., before joining...