Roger Dale Taylor, 40, of Spanish Fork, Utah passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2012, the result of a tragic accident. He was born May 22, 1972 in Eagar, Arizona to Roger Dale Taylor and Jeanie Johnson. Roger graduated from high school in Branson, Missouri where he was a corner-back for the Branson Pirates. Roger served an LDS mission in Nashville, Tennessee.
He met his soul-mate, Elaine Maxine Jensen and they were married on July 6, 2002 in Ferron, Utah. Roger loved his family and lived for his kids. They were the light of his life and all the time he spent working was to give them more. He was proud to be a truck driver and loved to show the kids his trucks. He adored children and enjoyed serving his kids or any other child who needed his attention.
Roger loved the Denver Broncos, Diet Pepsi, fishing, roller coasters, or anything that gave him a thrill and got his heart going. You couldn’t be around him without hearing his contagious laughter. He loved his “Momma”. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife, Elaine; children, Lanie Mae Taylor and Kenyen Jedediah Taylor, of Spanish Fork, Utah and Jaden Ray Taylor and Amilya Pearl Taylor, of Eagle Mountain, Utah, children of Rachel Kerr. He is also survived by his mother, Jeanie Johnson; three sisters, Shannon Dicamillo, Veronica Collier, and Kellie Travis. He also leaves behind many nieces and nephews whom he loved and adored; numerous extended family members and friends who shaped who he was. Roger was preceded in death by his father, Roger Dale Taylor, Sr. and his grandma, Pearl Finch.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the Spanish Fork 2nd Ward Chapel, 98 South Main Street, Spanish Fork, Utah. Family and friends may call at the church on Saturday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. prior to services. Interment will be in the Spanish Fork City Cemetery.
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