It is with saddened hearts that the family of Albert James Taylor (Jim) announce his sudden death on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at the age of 70. Jim was the beloved husband of Janice (Eldridge) and former husband of Penny (Pringle), loving father of Greg (Heather) Taylor of Sarnia, Brad (Debra) Taylor of Toronto, and step father to Paul (Annie) Gilbert of Chatham.
Grandfather to Katie Lyn Watson, Owen Taylor, Mackenzie Taylor, Flynn Taylor, and Harrison Gilbert. Jim will be sadly missed by his sister Nancy (Don) Dease, Carol (Peter) Degraaf, Murray Taylor all of Sarnia, sisters-in-law Charlene (Dave) Weber, Cheryl (Neil) Wellwood, brothers-in-law Larry “David” (Jan) Eldridge, Glen (Kathy) Eldridge, Neil (Jane) Eldridge, Kevin (Deborah) Eldridge and Charles (Kim) Eldridge, and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Albert and Alice (Fultcher) Taylor.
Jim was a very talented woodworker and cabinet maker and an avid Toronto Maple Leafs and Blue Jays fan. While Jim is missed by all, we are comforted that he is no longer suffering.
A celebration of Jim’s life will be held at the Smith Family Centre (located in front of Smith Funeral Home), 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Saturday, April 12, 2014, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to a charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at smithfuneralhome.ca