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Obituary: Taylor, Bertha “Bj”

Thu., Jan. 10, 2013

Age 71

TAYLOR, Bertha “BJ” (Age 71) Passed away January 7, 2013 at her home in Spokane, WA.

She was born August 4, 1941 in Havre, MT to Bernard and Kristine Glenn.

Bertha lived in the Spokane area for the majority of her life, where she also married Charles L. Taylor on June 9, 1962.

She was a retired educator and a member of the Foothills Community Church, PEO and a book club.

Bertha is survived by her husband, Charles Taylor of Spokane; sons, Wayne L. Taylor of Sedro Woolley, WA and Brian B. Taylor of Spokane; daughter, Shelley K. Redinger of Spokane; sister, Kathy Tripp of Fresno, CA; five grandchildren, Craig White (29 years), Robin Taylor (24 years), Logan Redinger (9 years), Claire Taylor (5 years) and Justice Taylor (3 years); great-granddaughter, Layla Howson (5 months) as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Bernard; stepmother, Florence and mother, Kristine.

Visitation will be held Friday, January 11, 2013 from 3 PM until 5 PM at the funeral home.

A Memorial Service will take place Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 12:30 PM at the Foothills Community Church, 11102 N. Forker Rd.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society, 920 N. Washington STE 200, Spokane, WA 99201.

Please visit Bertha’s on-line memorial at

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