Bruce R. Taylor, age 84 years, of Wonewoc, Wisconsin, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019 at the Weber Haus in Wonewoc.
He was born on December 19, 1934 to Floyd and Blanche (Ecklor) Taylor and graduated from the Wonewoc High School. Bruce was united in marriage to Virginia Owen on May 19, 1956 and she preceded him in death on May 27, 2011.
Bruce served in the Wisconsin Army National Guard for over 30 years. He was a member of the Elroy American Legion Post and Camp Douglas VFW where he volunteered cooking and tending bar.
Bruce worked for Ray-O-Vac in Wonewoc for over 35 years. Virginia and Bruce spent many vacations touring the United States on his motorcycle. He also enjoyed spending time on his hobby farm.
Survivors include his children, Linda Smart, Dennis Taylor, Tom Taylor (Judy Downing) and Steven Taylor; six Grandchildren and several Great Grandchildren and two brothers, Blaine (Judy) Taylor and Bill (Judy) Taylor. In addition to his wife, Virginia, he was preceded in death by his son, David Taylor.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wonewoc, with Rev. Peter Snyder officiating. Burial with military rites will be held in the Pine Eden Cemetery in Wonewoc. Friends may call at the Picha Funeral Home in Wonewoc on Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m.