BOZRAH- Robert Allen Taylor, 64, died on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at Harford Hospital from complications from COVID-19. He was born on February 20, 1956 to the late Charles J. and Jane (Everitt) Taylor.
Bob grew up in Colchester and graduated from Bacon Academy; he worked in the shipyard at E.B. for 38 years as a welder and was a member of the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Local 614. He married his wife Phyllis on June 10, 1995 and they moved to Bozrah. Bob was a hardworking and fun- loving husband and father who was quick with a “Dad Joke”; he loved his family and the time they spent together camping, playing cornhole or letterboxing, he also enjoyed gardening and crafting.
Bob is survived by Phyllis Taylor, his wife of 25 years of Bozrah; his four children: son Robert R. Taylor of Mississippi, stepdaughter Kim Hunt of Salem; stepson Mike Taylor of Jewett City and “adopted” daughter Samantha Poulin; his brothers Charles Taylor, William Taylor and Christopher Taylor; his sister Beth Moran; grandsons Lauren & Zachary and several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Bob’s life will be held at a later date when family and friends may safely gather. Belmont Funeral Home LLC has been entrusted with Bob’s care. Condolences and memories can be left at www.belmontfh.com.