Candyce L. “Candy” Taylor, 63, passed away October 9, 2019

Candyce L. “Candy” Taylor, 63, of St. Joseph, passed away on October 9, 2019, at Hanson Hospice Center.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held on Monday, October 14, 2019, at 11AM at Saron Lutheran Church ELCA, 510 Main St., St. Joseph with Pastor Joan Olson officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Southwestern Michigan. Those wishing to leave an online condolence may do so at

Candy was born on July 26, 1956, to Clarence & Thelma Burch in Bonne Terre, MO. On July 26, 1974, Candy married the love of her life John Taylor at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Desloge, MO. Candy had a passion for nature and animals. Most of all, she loved spending her time with her family especially her three sons.

Candy is survived by her husband of 45 years John Taylor of St. Joseph; sons, Jarrod (Katie) Taylor of Murfreesboro, TN, Adam Taylor of Nashville, TN and Matthew (Ashley) Taylor of Moore, OK; and one grandchild on the way.

Candy was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence & Thelma Burch. 

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