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David Allen Taylor

July 14, 1962 ~ January 3, 2022 (age 59)


David Allen Taylor, 59, of Fitchburg, passed away on Monday, January 3, 2022 at HealthAlliance Hospital in Leominster.
David was born on July 14, 1962 a son of the late Theron Taylor and the late Doris Roberts.

David graduated Montachusett Regional Vocation School in 1982.

He met the love of his life, Theresa (Therrien) Taylor in 1985 and they remained inseparable through 35 years of marriage.

David worked at Fosta-Tek in Leominster for over 20 years. In his free time, he loved candlepin bowling and bowled in leagues at Putnam Street Lanes in Fitchburg. He was known for his loving and kind nature and would offer the clothing off of his own back for others. He was selfless, loving, and hardworking. Friends who knew him often lovingly called him ‘dad’. He also enjoyed old fashioned movies, comedies, and sports and wrestling.

David was predeceased by both of his parents, one daughter, Jessica Taylor in 1995, and a grandchild, Bentlee in 2020.

David “PapaBear” will be lovingly remembered by his wife Theresa; as well as son Chris Taylor and his girlfriend Mandi of Fitchburg; his daughter Jennifer Taylor, and her fiancé Angel Ortiz of Leominster; two brothers, Kenny Taylor of Rhode Island, and Teddy Taylor of CA; his sister, Mary Williamson of Fitchburg, and his best friend, Joseph Bisson of Leominster, two granddaughters, Emmalee, and Annabella, and many more loved ones. 

You are invited to attend calling hours on Friday, January 14, 2022 from 5-7pm in The Smith-Mallahy-Masciarelli and the Fitchburg Chapel of the Sawyer-Miler-Masciarelli Family Funeral Homes, 243 Water St., Fitchburg MA 01420.

Committal Prayers will take place at 11 AM on Saturday, January 15 in the Funeral Home.

John F. Masciarelli, James M. Hebert and Terresa Shea, Funeral Directors.

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January 14, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Masciarelli Family Funeral Homes
243 Water Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420

January 15, 2022

11:00 AM
Masciarelli Family Funeral Homes
243 Water Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420

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