Betty Heyl Taylor Thursday, August 10, 1922 - Sunday, June 18, 2017
Betty Heyl Taylor passed away peacefully on June 18, 2017 in Livermore, CA. She was born in Philadelphia, raised in Upper Darby, and received a BS in Physical Ed from Beaver College in 1944. In June 1945 she married Ens. Bruce K. Taylor USN. They settled in Drexel Hill, PA. in 1952, and lived there for 61 years. She spent her final 4 years in sunny CA. with Karen and Tom. Betty is preceded in death by her husband, Bruce in 1999; and her parents Charles Ambrose Heyl and Elizabeth Donahue Meade. She is survived by her son, Bruce Meade of Upper Darby, daughters Patricia Ferrucci (Michael) of Springfield and Karen McCaffrey (Thomas) of Livermore, CA. and their daughters Michelle (Scott) Kuck of Mesa, AZ, Cherie (Clayton) Cooke of Williamsburg, MI., and Nicole McCaffrey of Oakland, CA. She has 5 great-grandchildren; Jordan, Megan & Sarah Kuck and Andrew and Ethan Cooke. She is also survived by her sister Frances Marie Powell (nephew Ken and niece Lisa) and sister-in-law Barbara Taylor. Friends and family are invited to a Visitation and Rosary on Thursday July 13 from 6-8 PM at the Frank C. Videon Funeral Home, Sproul and Lawrence Roads, Broomall. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday July 14 at 10:30 AM at St Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church, 3500 School Lane, Drexel Hill. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the charity of their choice.