Boyd Eugene Taylor, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend passed away November 5, 2000 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born September 4, 1923, in Loa, Ut to Jess Eugene Taylor and Gepkie Elizabeth White.

Married Betty Jean Sterling Jan. 4, 1947.

Later solem-nized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple on Sept. 10, 1976. He was a World War II Veteran, serving in Italy.

He was active in the Hunter Safety Program and Tooele County Wildlife Federation. After retiring

from the Federal Government he was able to enjoy many years of

his favorite hobby, riding his horse and enjoying the great outdoors.

Survived by his wife, daughter Connie (Ken) Durfee of Grantsville, UT , Boyd Jay (Sandy) Taylor of Port Orchard, WA, Lynn Eugene (Karen) Taylor, of West Haven, UT, eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held

Thursday Nov. 9, 2000 at 1 p.m. in the Grantsville 1st Ward LDS Chapel, 115 East Cherry St. Grantsville, Utah.

Friends may call Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Tate Mortuary, 110 S. Main Tooele, and one hour prior to services at the Church in

Grantsville. Interment will be in the Grantsville City Cemetery.