Harold S. Taylor, Jr., 83, passed away on April 9, 2017

Harold Stirling Taylor, Jr., 83, passed away on April 9, 2017.
Memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Dunsford Funeral Chapel in Augusta.
Harold was born Dec. 21, 1933 in Salina, to Harold and Hulda Taylor, Sr.  He graduated from Salina High School in 1951.  Harold married Ethel Bebee in the early 1960's.  Harold had previously worked as an electrical engineer in the telecommunications field.  He worked for Western Union for 20 years, AT&T for 20 years and then Northern Telecom for 5 years.  Upon retirement, Harold bought a 40 acre ranch and raised cattle.  He loved flying his plane and Ethel enjoyed going with him on trips.  
Harold is survived by:  his five stepchildren; brother, Herbert Taylor of California; brother-in-law, Arden of Oregon; good friends, Carole Cavanaugh of Douglass, Charles Hilt of Douglass, and Mac Bennington of Augusta.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Ethel in 2008; and two sisters.
The family wishes memorial contributions be made to the Douglass Senior Center or the Kansas Humane Society, left in care of the Dunsford Funeral Home.