Michael Kevin Taylor—Aged 55, passed away May 30, 2016 at his home in Stow, MA, after a brave 15-month long struggle with brain cancer.
The son of Robert Taylor and Cecelia (McLaughlin) Dagle, Mike grew up in Watertown and graduated from Don Bosco Technical High School in Boston. After service in the US Navy from 1981-1987, Mike returned to the Northeast, eventually settling with his wife, Cristina (Puiu) Taylor, in Stow.
Mike was a long-time employee of Spectra Energy. He loved his home, his family and in-laws, fishing, the Patriots and caring for a host of rescue pets he and Cristina adopted over the years. His friends will remember his sense of humor, unassuming nature, generosity and warmth. He will be deeply missed.
Family and friends will gather to honor and remember Michael's life on Friday, June 3 from 5:00-8:00 pm at the Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home, 42 Concord St., Maynard. His funeral Mass will be celebrated on Sat. June 4 at 10:30 at St. Isidore Church, 429 Great Rd., (Rte 117) Stow. Burial will follow at Brookside Cemetery, Stow.
In lieu of flowers donations in his name may be made to:
National Brain Tumor Society
55 Chapel St., Suite 200
Newton, MA 02458
American Brain Tumor Association
8550 W. Bryn Mawr Ave., Suite 550
Chicago, IL 60631