Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home Obituaries

Robert J. Taylor, Jr. 09/08/2018

CUMBERLAND - Robert J. Taylor, Jr., of Mendon Road, passed away on Saturday, September 8, 2018 in his home.  He was the husband of Janet (Chabot) Taylor.

Born in Riverside, RI on January 30, 1937, he was the son of the late Robert J. Sr. and Laura (Massie) Taylor.

Robert was a resident of North Attleboro for many years and currently resided in Cumberland.  He worked as a custodial engineer at the North Attleboro Junior High for many years and prior to that he was employed by Hilsinger Co, Plainville as an inspector.

Robert was an avid sports fan, especially for the New England Patriots and the Boston Red Sox.  He also enjoyed socializing and playing pitch with his friends.

In addition to his wife, Janet, he is survived by his children: Mark G. Taylor of Attleboro, MA; Tammy A. Taylor of Attleboro, MA; Robert L. Taylor of Central Falls, RI; and Annette P. Lopes of Norton, MA; his grandchildren:  Kenneth R. McKay of North Attleboro; Brandon M. Taylor of Attleboro, MA; Matthew T. Brown of Central Falls, RI; Shayne R. Taylor of Pawtucket, RI; Amanda L. Birnard of Pawtucket, RI; Nicholas A. Birnard of Attleboro, MA; and Vicki Findley of Warwick, RI; his four great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Robert was one of 18 siblings and was predeceased by his 17 brothers and sisters.

Visitation for Robert will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 in the Sperry McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro from 2 to 4 p.m. with a service following at 4 p.m.  Following the service, family and friends are invited to the VFW, 50 Jefferson Street, North Attleboro for continued fellowship.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Robert’s name may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005.