Richard Dick Earl Taylor

June 5, 1930 - Sept. 19, 2013 -

Richard “Dick” Earl Taylor died Sept. 19.

He was born on June 5, 1930, in Lincoln, Neb.

He joined the Army, serving in Korea, and then became a truck driver for United Grocers, based in Clackamas, until his retirement.

He is survived by his wife, Darleen, whom he joined in marriage Nov. 26, 1953; sister, Velma Jean “Pat” Buchanan; sons Randy, Lee, Time and Jim; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at Hillside Chapel, 1306 Seventh St., Oregon City, Thursday, Sept. 26, at 1 p.m.

Arrangements: Hillside Chapel.