Lela Delaus Taylor, 83, of St. Joseph, passed away Saturday, September 21, 2013 at a caring center in St. Joseph.
Lela was born on May 9, 1930 in St. Joseph to Grant and Eva Vaughn.
She was married to Martin C. Taylor on January 29, 1955.
Lela worked as a seamstress for Einbender’s and Uniland clothing manufacturing companies.
She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Wayne (Josephene) Vaughn, Donald Vaughn and Lonnie Vaughn.
Survivors include husband, Martin C Taylor, 58 years of marriage, of the home; son, David Taylor, grandchildren, David Lee Taylor, of St. Joseph, and Kimberly McGinnis, of Union Star, MO; sisters, Leana (Paul) Curtis, of Cameron, MO; Jenny (Dale) Stinnett, of Platte City, MO; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services 1:30 PM Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel.
Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will begin after 2:00 PM Monday at our chapel, where the family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 PM Monday evening.