James Alexander Taylor Jr.


AURORA - James Alexander Taylor Jr., age 78, of Aurora passed away peacefully on May 14, 2020 after meeting every health challenge with dignity and strength.

Beloved husband of Susan (nee Sutliff); loving father of J.T. (Elizabeth); grandfather of Alex and Catherine; dear son of James (deceased) and Mabel (nee Eliason) (deceased); lively brother-in-law of Wally Sutliff (Doni) and Don Sutliff (Vicki) and uncle to their families.

Jim was born in Canton, Ohio on October 30, 1941. Before attending Kent State University, his childhood was spent on and around Congress Lake in Hartville, Ohio. Jim met Susan in college. They lived in Los Angeles, St. Louis, Dallas, and finally Aurora, Ohio where Jim and Sue lovingly raised J.T. Jim will be remembered as a natural salesman, passionate golfer, and consummate jokester.

Services will be private. Memorials may be made in memory of Jim to Crossroads Hospice 3743 Boettler Oaks Dr. Suite E. Uniontown, Ohio 44685. (AA, 5/20/20).