Mary G. Taylor, 88, of Grain Valley passed away peacefully on Nov. 25, 2009 at her home surrounded by her loved ones.

Mary G. Taylor, 88, of Grain Valley passed away peacefully on Nov. 25, 2009 at her home surrounded by her loved ones.  The family will receive friends from 5 - 7 p.m. Monday, November 30, 2009 at the Royer Funeral Home, Grain Valley, MO. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Baltimore, MD. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contribution to Odyssey Hospice.

Mary was born Oct. 7, 1921 in Weston, West Virginia, the daughter of Amos E. and Retta (Rexroad) Keener.  She married Ivan Austin Taylor Nov. 19, 1946. She had been a waitress at several restaurants retiring from the snack bar at the Wal Mart in Blue Springs, MO. Mary was a member of the St. John Lutheran Church in Baltimore, MD.  She was preceded in death by her husband Ivan on  March 21, 1990.

She is survived by two daughters: Donna D. Taylor and Barbara E. Feuerstein both of Grain Valley, MO; one son: David P. Taylor of St. Joseph, MO; one brother: James Keener of West Virginia; two grandsons: Stan Feuerstein, Jr. and wife Tracy, Jason Feuerstein and wife Christine; two great grandchildren: Adrianna Feuerstein and Marcus Feuerstein all of Grain Valley. The family wishes to thank everyone at Odyssey Hospice and especially Julie Lueck.