Muriel Taylor of Neepawa passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at Country Meadows Personal Care Home at the age of 92. She was born November 30, 1927 in Kenora, ON to Herb and Verna Howard. Muriel’s childhood years and schooling were at Riding Mountain, MB.
In 1946, Muriel married Carman Lindsay of the Mountain View district. Following Carman’s death, she worked at a small personal care home called “Osborne Home” as administrator, which was her dream job, until it closed in 1985. In 1984 Muriel married Fawcett (Foss) Taylor.
Muriel was predeceased by her parents Herb and Verna, her husbands Carman and Foss, son-in-law Ron Bilous, son Wayne, two grandsons Rain and Taylor, brother Stanley Howard and sisters Ardell Ford and Kathy Huband.
Family to cherish her memory are: Linda (Bilous) Shipman (Will); Step-children David, Foss (Cheryl) Taylor, Laurie (Gordon) Cumming and Cathy (Lyle) Gradin; Grandchildren Tom (Karen), Diane (George), Greg (Rachelle), Alison (Jeff), Marian, Brynn, Cecily and Alexander; Great Grandchildren Autumn (Zach), Hartley, Ruby, Carson, Rylan, Nate, Jase, Kari, and Raina; brother Ernie Howard; twin sister Betty Buchanan and sisters Doreen Hildebrandt and Hazel Watson.
Muriel was a member of the Neepawa United Church, life member of the Royal Purple, life member of the Neepawa Curling Club and active as a volunteer in the community. Muriel enjoyed golfing, walking club, bowling, needlepoint, jigsaw puzzles, cards, games, and time spent with family and friends. She loved her family, and each was special to her.
A service for Muriel will take place at a later date.
If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Country Meadows Personal Care Home, the Alzheimer’s Society, or a charity of your choice.
White’s Funeral Home is in care of arrangements. Remembrances and condolences may be shared at www.whitesfh.ca
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Country Meadows Personal Care Home
Box 1240, Neepawa MB R0J 1H0
Alzheimer Society of Manitoba
10-120 Donald Street, Winnipeg MB R3C 4G2
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