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Chester "Jay" Taylor

July 3, 1936 - November 21, 2018

Taylor, Chester “Jay”, 82, of West Alexander, PA., died Wednesday November 21, 2018 at home.

He was born July 3, 1936, the son of the late Chester M. and Sara Ruth Hunkler Taylor.

Jay was a retired technician for Columbia Gas , Washington, PA., a U.S. Army veteran , where he was a Private First Class working with first field artillery missiles; was a member of the Claysville American Legion #639;  volunteer for the Washington PA., Meals on Wheels with his best friend, Darryl Shingle and a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Wheeling.

Surviving are his wife, Kathy Elizabeth (Kalin) Taylor, four children, Kevin Taylor of Wheeling, Keith Taylor of West Alexander, Kim Taylor (Larry Rawlins) of West Alexander and Kristin White (Anthony) of Claysville, PA.; a sister, Mary Ann Taylor of St. Clairsville ;a brother, Timothy Taylor  (Mary Paul) of Wheeling and six grandchildren, Matthew Taylor, Jada Midget, Kylie Gray, Zachary Taylor, Ethyn Taylor and Bailey White; his grandpuppy Milo.

Family and friends will be received on Sunday, November 25, 2018 from 12-3 pm and 6-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, Wheeling. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Monday, November 26, 2018 at 10:30 am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Msgr. Paul Hudock as celebrant. Interment to follow in Mt. Calvary, Wheeling. Memorial contributions may be made in Jay Taylor’s name to: The Donnell House c/o Concordia Hospice, 10 Leet Street, Washington, PA, 15301.

Claysville Legion Color Guard Drill Team will conduct graveside military services.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhome.com.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, November 25, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Sunday, November 25, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Monday, November 26, 2018

Time: 10:30 am

Location:

St. Vincent dePaul Church

2244 Marshall Ave.
Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, November 26, 2018

Location:

Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003


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