Welcome to the memorial page for

Ellen M. Taylor

December 15, 1926 ~ September 13, 2017 (age 90)

Ellen Marie (Bonsell) Taylor passed away September 13, 2017. Ellen was born December 15, 1926 in Hundred Springs, Pennsylvania. She worked at the Bomber Plant in Cleveland, Ohio (Rosie the Riveter), became a homemaker and retired as an entrepreneur. She loved baking, gardening, birds, knitting, playing the piano and organ.  She was a wonderful conversationalist over a cup of coffee and enjoyed lunch with the ladies.

Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at North Raleigh United Methodist Church.

Graveside Service will be held at 2:00 pm on Friday Sept. 22, 2017 at Sunset Memorial Park’s Chapel in North Ulmsted, Ohio

She was a devoted wife of 64 years, loved her family and faithful to her church

She is survived; by her son, John Taylor (Diane) of Jupiter FL, her daughter, Lynette Thurman (Roger) of Youngsville NC; grandchildren, Dana Hilderhoff (Steve) of Youngsville NC, Keith Taylor of Fort Pierce FL; great-grandchildren, Corey, Colin, Ally, Wyatt and Emma.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ellen’s memory to: North Raleigh United Methodist Church Building Fund, 8501 Honeycutt Road, Raleigh, NC 27615 or Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.                                                                    

The family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 pm, Tuesday Sept. 19, 2017, at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest


 Service Information

September 19, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bright Funeral Home

Memorial Service
September 20, 2017

2:00 PM
North Raleigh United Methodist Church
8501 Honeycutt Rd
Raleigh, NC 27615


Sunset Memorial Park

North Olmstead, OH

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