Robert J. ‘Jim’ Taylor 76, of Cleveland, NY passed away Tuesday January 31, 2017 at Upstate University Hospital. He was born July 20, 1940 in the Town of Vienna, NY, a son of Herbert & Dorothy Labarr Taylor. On Nov. 5, 1967, he married the former Alice Desrochers in Vienna, NY. Jim retired from the Camden Wire Co., after nearly 30 years of service. He enjoyed bowling, horseshoes, hunting and gardening.
Surviving besides his wife Alice are three daughters, Brenda L. Coe & Tim Babcock, Westdale, Lisa & Robert Hollenbeck, Fulton, and Kelly & Willis Davis, Camden, NY, 7 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, two sisters, Shirley & Martin Treen, Camden, and Beverly & Elwood Miller, Lee Center, a step sister, June Hale, Rome, NY and several nieces & nephews. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a grand-daughter, Kristy Davis and two step sisters, Myrtle Monroe and Genevieve Countryman.
Funeral services will be held 6:00pm Friday from LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., Camden, NY. Spring interment Maple Flats Cemetery, Cleveland, NY. Calling hours will be held Friday from 3-6 PM prior to services at the funeral home, 109 Main Street. Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to Fellowship Baptist Church, Verona Beach, NY.