Mark Bernard Taylor age 58, of Ames, Iowa passed away May 13, 2019 at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. A gathering of friends and family will be held Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 4- 6:00 p.m. at Grandon Funeral and Cremation Care, 414 Lincoln Way, Ames, Iowa.
Mark was born on January 5, 1961 in Minneapolis, Minnesota the son of Bernard and Georgia (Reeser) Taylor. He graduated from Osseo High school in 1979. He married Gwen Scheuring (Stassen) on January 27, 1990 in Las Vegas. Mark was a jack of all trades for his carpenter work. Mark enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping. Cheering on his Vikings and Cyclones! His greatest time spent was with his grandkids. Papa was the most treasured name he had been given. Mark will always be remembered as the life of the party. Mark's smile and hugs were what everyone could always count on.
Mark is survived by his wife, Gwen Taylor; son, Nicholas (Jenna) Scheuring, daughter, Chasity (Dustin) Vajgrt; grandchildren, Grady, Aubry, Olivia, Lincoln; two sisters, two brothers, two brothers-in-laws, two sister-in-laws, a mother-in-law, and several nieces and nephews. He will also be missed dearly by his dog Bella, and his "adoptive daughters".
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Debbie, brother-in-law Peter, and his father-in-law Gordy.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the family.
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