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Patti M. Taylor
Date of Death: June, 21 2020

          Patti M. Taylor, 64, Escanaba, formerly of Saginaw, MI, passed away on Sunday June 21, 2020 at her home with loving family by her side. She was born on August 8, 1955 in Saginaw, daughter of the late Duane and Joan (Foglesong) Wachowiak Sr.   
          Patti spent most of her career as a phlebotomist and working in hospital labs and enjoyed it so much that after retirement she volunteered at the hospital. Patti and Mark Taylor married in 2003 and shortly thereafter ventured north towards their life in Escanaba. Although far from family she loved living in the U.P. and the community she found there in her Wellspring Church family.
          Of all she has overcome and accomplished Patti was most proud of her children, grandchildren, and the countless hand-made keepsakes she has left her loved ones and friends.
          She is survived by her husband, mother in Law: Deloris Taylor, children: Trista Stephens, April and Marty Turner, grandchildren: Cassandra Stephens, Gretchen Bauer, Austin Turner, Kirsten Bauer and Megan Menchaca, step-children: Beau and Julie Taylor, Marcus and Pam Taylor, Benjamin and Tammy Taylor, step grandchildren: Emma, Alison, Hailey, Lucy, Owen, Wade, Gabriel, Montana, and Montel Taylor, great-grandchild: Mimi Ann, siblings: Duane Wachowiak, George and Brenda Wachowiak, Madelyn and John Boelter, David Wachowiak and Amy Jones, brothers-in law: Greg Taylor and John Taylor, nieces and nephews: Amanda and Matthew Wachowiak, Phillip and Peter Wachowiak, Nicole and Samantha Boelter.
          Patti was proceeded in death by her parents, an infant brother: Micheal, and brother-in-law Douglas Taylor.
          Friends may call from 12:00 (noon) to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday June 25, 2020 at Wellspring Community Church (located in the Delta Plaza Mall). A funeral service to celebrate the life of Patti Taylor will follow visitation at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at the church with Pastor Paul Culbertson officiating.
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the Taylor family.
          Please visit to send online condolences to her family.

  • "Rest in Peace Patti. Now your with the Lord with life everlasting. You will be missed by Family and Friends."
    -Howard Hannon

  • "So sorry for your loss Mark. Patti was a very special lady. She gave the best hugs. She will be missed terribly."
    -Ethel Mizejewski

  • "May she have everlasting peace. Know that she's with you always."
    -Hollie medina

  • "I am sorry to hear about Patti passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. "
    -Robert Blalock

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