Harrison Asher Taylor

The graveside service for Harrison Asher Taylor will be held Friday, June 1, 2012, 11:00 a.m., at the Eagle Point National Cemetery, 2763 Riley Road, Eagle Point, OR 97524.

Harrison Asher Taylor, 93, of Medford, Ore., passed away Friday, May 25, 2012, at Linda Vista Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ashland, Ore.

Mr. Taylor was born December 25, 1918, in Willits, Calif. He served in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1945, and was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds received in Luxembourg, Germany, December 17, 1944.

Mr. Taylor worked as a janitor for many years for the Medford School District at Wilson Elementary School. He also did contract work for the U.S. Forest Service.

On February 7, 1990, in the Philippines, he married the former Wennie Sabado.

In addition to his wife, Wennie, of Medford, survivors include sons, Ben and Joe Taylor, also of Medford, and Phillip Taylor, of Washougle, Wash.; daughter, Donita Taylor, of Medford; six grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, Ashland, Ore. www.litwillersimonsen.com

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