Obituaries

Virgil G. Taylor

Oct 30, 2018
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Services:

10:30 a.m. Friday, November 2, 2018 at Unity Presbyterian Church, 1149 Hammond Ave., Waterloo

Visitation:

4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, November 1, 2018 at Locke Funeral Home; also for one hour prior to services at the church.

Cemetery:

Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens; military honors will be conducted by Cedar Falls AMVETS Post 49 and the United States Navy Funeral Honor Guard

Memorials:

Cedar Valley Hospice

Biography

Virgil G. Taylor, 91, of Waterloo, died Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Rosewood Estate of Friendship Village in Waterloo.

He was born June 8, 1927 in Brainerd, Minnesota, son of Virgil and Carrie Taylor. He married Deloras Paula Hein on October 17, 1948 in Spencer, Iowa; she preceded him in death on February 5, 2014. He graduated from LaPlata High School in 1944. He was the Meat Department Manager of National T Grocery at the Waterloo and Cedar Falls locations. Afterward, he owned and operated Virg’s Foods and Independence Avenue Liquor until his retirement. He served in the United States Navy during World War II.

 

Virgil was a member of Unity Presbyterian Church.

 

He is survived by a daughter, Judi (Doug) Faas of Evansdale; three sons Ronald G. (Renee) Taylor of Des Moines, Michael J. (Sherie) Taylor of Cedar Falls, and Tim N. (Diana) Taylor of Charleston, Illinois; 11 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

 

He was preceded in death by his wife and an infant son, Randy.

Virgil loved golf, fishing, and his wife and family. He was well-known as the owner of Virg’s Foods for several decades. Known for his quick wit, gift of gab, and passion for his family, he will be sorely missed dearly by friends and family.

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  1. Family Jocic | Oct 31, 2018
    Judi, Mike, Ron and Tim, we are very sorry for your loss. Virg was very special to us. He will be greatly missed.  Neighbors - Nina, Marko, Lana and Mike
  2. Keith and Kathy Blum | Oct 31, 2018

    Judi and Mike and families, 

    Our sympathy to all of you in the loss of your loved one. 

     

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