In Memory of



Obituary for Mary Taylor

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Mary Taylor passed away peacefully with her family by her side on August 23, 2023, at 90 years of age. Mary was born August 13, 1933, the daughter of Yvonne Vervisch and Rene Taillieu. Beloved wife of the late William Taylor (1985). Loving mother of Sharon Mulcaster (Eric) and Ruth Battersby. Treasured Grandmother (GG) of Sarah Battersby, Robert Battersby, and Jeff Battersby (Christina). Great Grandmother of Katelyn and Luke Schuchard and Evelyn and Hudson Battersby. She will also be missed by her older brother Roger and his wife Liz, sister-in-law Pearl Cunningham (Robert), and nieces and nephews.

Mary loved her family and adored her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren who called her GG. She loved people around her, loved to travel, played darts at the Legion and was a Vice Queen of the Classy Crimson Cuties Red Hat Groop. She was a huge fan of the Essex 73’s with her longtime friend Frank Matthys (2022). Mary is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North, Essex on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Monday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Donations may be made to the Erie Shores Health Foundation (Erie Shores Hospice) or to the Windsor Cancer Foundation. You may send your condolences online at