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Steven Taylor

August 4, 1971 — May 31, 2021

Steven R. Taylor, 49, of Eureka, IL passed away at 12:40 p.m. on Monday, May 31, 2021 at Carle BroMenn Medical Center in Normal, IL.
He was born on August 4, 1971 in Cincinnati, OH a son of Alex H. and Irene Hibbard Taylor. He married Beth Wood on June 28, 1997 in Eureka, IL. She survives.
Survivors also include a daughter, Kayla Wood; three sons, AJ Wood; Curtis Taylor; Dylan Taylor all of Eureka; mother, Irene Taylor of West Virginia; three sisters; two grandchildren, Ethan and Brookelyn Phillips.
He was preceded in death by his father and 14 siblings.
Steven worked at Caterpillar in East Peoria. He also was the head custodian at the Davenport Grade School in Eureka.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 5, 2021 from 3-6p.m. at Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka. Masks will be required at the visitation. Cremation will be accorded after the visitation.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Midwest Affiliate in Peoria. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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Saturday, June 5, 2021

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