On Tuesday, January 4, 2005, MICHAEL EMMET TAYLOR, age 68, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin. Born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, he was the son of the late Nelson Moore Taylor and Norma Elizabeth Coyle Taylor. He is survived by his devoted wife of 42 years, Jean Donnelly Taylor; a son, Brian Taylor and his wife Nina of North East, MD; two daughters, Lynn Goddard and her husband Kurt of Fairfield, Connecticut and Alicia Taylor of Ocean City; five grandchildren; a brother, Timothy Taylor of St. Joseph, Michigan; a sister, Jill Buyan of Los Angeles, CA and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Taylor was a graduate of the University of Detroit High School and the College of Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass. He was a retiree after 20 years of service with Ford Motor Division. He continued to work as an employee of Norris Ford in Dundalk, MD for 8 years. He was a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Ocean Pines. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday at 12 noon at St. John Neumann Catholic Church. The Rev. Thomas Protack will be the Celebrant. Friends may call on Saturday from 9:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. at the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Interment will be at a future date in Worcester, Mass. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dr. and Mrs. Nelson Taylor Memorial Fund c/o Dr. Donald Meis, 10625 Emerald Point, Sun City, AZ 85351 or to the Holy Cross Fund in memory of Michael E. Taylor Class of 1958, Holy Cross College, One College St., Worcester, Mass 01610-2395.
THE BALTIMORE SUN