March 2, 2021

Edmund G. Taylor


Edmund G. Taylor, 58, of Floyd Avenue, Riverside, died peacefully on January 5, 2021. He was the beloved husband of Cathleen M. (Boulay) Taylor.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Edmund G. and Frances V. (Pontrelli) Taylor, he lived in Riverside for 34 years.

Mr. Taylor was a salesman for the Industrial Welders Supply Company, Providence for 25 years.

Edmund enjoyed playing the guitar, sailing on Narragansett Bay, fishing, gardening, reading and spending time with his loving family, especially his grandchildren. He was a “Friend of Bill W”.

Besides his wife of thirty three years, he is survived by two daughters, Jessica M. Palazzi and her husband Sean of Riverside and Anastasia M. Taylor and her husband Shaun DePina of Cranston; a son, Edmund R. Taylor of Riverside and six grandchildren, Layla, Aaron, Axl, Calvin, Kira and Owen.

A Celebration of his Life will be held on a date and time to be announced when those who loved him can gather safely. Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Edmund’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 would be deeply appreciated


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