James Robert Taylor, born on May 11, 1951 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the son of James and Kathleen (nee Greenley) Taylor, passed away peacefully on November 17, 2019 at age 68 years after his courageous fight against his illness. Jim was the beloved husband of Diane (nee Boerner), the dear step-father of Stan (Becky) Franke and Shelly (Paul) Manley; and the cherished "Papa" of Stan Jr., Mia, Divya, Riley and Jackson. He is also survived by two sisters, and many cherished relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by both of his parents.
Jim was a cement truck driver for Central Redi-Mix and Sonag companies. He was a huge sports fan, he loved to fish, bowl and golf, and he had a sense of humor that was second to none.
A memorial gathering will be held for Jim on Tuesday, November 26, 2019, from 3:00pm until the time of services at 5:00pm, all at Wisconsin Memorial Park - Chapel of the Chimes, 13235 West Capitol Drive, Brookfield, Wisconsin 53005.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James Robert Taylor, please visit our floral store.