Ronald LaVoy Taylor passed away surrounded by his family on Dec. 21 from complications derived from pneumonia and a heart attack. Born April 4, 1935 in Richfield to Willard Taylor and Leah Tanner Taylor, he was raised in southern Utah. He married the love of his life, Dolly Shields of Pine Canyon, on May 18, 1956 and on June 28, 1989 they were sealed in the Salt Lake Temple for eternity. He is survived by sons Ron (Shawna), Dennis (Annette), Rick (Tina), Dan and Rob (Andrea), daughter Tammy Hansen, stepson Joe Bolinder, sisters Ilynn Pitts (Joe) and Elaine Christiansen, brother in-law Jon Shields, 15 grandchildren and seven and a half great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at Tate Mortuary in Tooele on Dec. 28 at noon. A viewing will be held the same day from 10:30 a.m. to noon. A special thanks to the ER and ICU staff at Jordan Valley Hospital. Their kindness and compassion will never be forgotten.