Charles Edward Taylor

October 15, 1935 ~ October 13, 2021 (age 85)


Charles Edward Taylor, age 85 of Highland Park passed away on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at Highland Park Hospital. Born October 15, 1935 in Waverly, Tennessee to the union of Jess and Jeanette (Shaw) Taylor. He was a proud resident of Highland Park for 50 years. He retired in 2001 as a foreman from Sanofi Aventis a global leader in healthcare, and a member of Teamsters Local 781, Chicago.  

Devoted husband to his late wife Carmella. Loving father of the late Patrick (late Sherry) Butler, David Taylor, Deborah Pieracci and the late Stephen Taylor. Fond Grandpa of Stephen, Cristina, Nicholas and Jessica and great grandfather of Levi and Landon. Dear brother to the late Jim, Jess, Christine, Marie and Lula. Cherished uncle of many nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Visitation Friday, October 15, 2021 from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at Seguin & Symonds Funeral Home, 858 Sheridan Road, Highwood. Friends may gather at Immaculate Conception Church, 770 Deerfield Road, Highland Park for a funeral mass at 10:00 A.M. Interment will follow at Saint Mary Cemetery, Lake Forest, Illinois.

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October 15, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Seguin & Symonds Funeral Home
858 Sheridan Road
Highwood, IL 60040

Funeral Mass
October 16, 2021

10:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
770 Deerfield Road
Highland Park, IL 60035

October 16, 2021

11:30 AM
Saint Mary Cemetery
Sheridan & Spruce Roads
Lake Forest, IL 60045


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