City – John, 39, died July 7 in Mill City. He was born and
raised in Salem, graduating from Sprague High School and moved
to Mill City 6 months ago. John worked as a carpenter all of
his life. He was very talented in creating things with his
hands. John loved being in the outdoors. He married Sara
Thomsen on June 25, 2011 in Detroit.
survived by his wife: Sara of Mill City; father: Bruce Taylor
of Salem; mother: Mary Taylor of Salem; paternal grandmother:
Myra Taylor of Salem; and step-daughter: Hannah Thomsen of
memorial service will be held on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 2:00
pm at Gates Community Church of Christ in Gates, where he was
a member. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.