Claudia Louise Taylor was born July 12, 1938, in Omaha to Emil and Anna (Norlen) Hult.
She passed away July 9, 2009, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney at the age of 70 years.
Claudia grew up in Omaha. She was confirmed at First Covenant Church. She graduated from Omaha North in 1956, and then attended Doane College.
On Jan. 30, 1961, Claudia and Roger L. Taylor were united in marriage in Kansas City, Kan. They moved to McCook in 1966. Claudia worked for many years at the McCook Clinic.
Claudia was a deacon at First Congregational Church and was involved in all church activities. She was an active member of P.E.O. Chapter X. She always enjoyed attending her grandkids' activities, playing bridge, sewing, crossword puzzles and pie night.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Lloyd Hult and sister, Hattie Kusleika.
Survivors include her husband, Roger of McCook; daughter, Traci Taylor of McCook; son, David and wife, Andela Taylor of Cambridge; daughter, Jill and husband, Brad Geisler of McCook; son, Andrew Taylor of Portland, Ore.; grandchildren, Taylor and Kyle Geisler of McCook, Joe and Olivia Taylor of Cambridge; sisters, Virginia Carpenter and Laurena and husband, Jack McDonald, all of Omaha; brothers, Earl and wife, Edie Hult and Robert and wife, Michelle Hult, all of Omaha and Charles and wife, Shari Hult of Bella Vista, Ariz.; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorials services will be Monday, July 13, 2009, at 10:30 a.m., at First Congregational Church in McCook with Pastor Steve Bales officiating. A private family inurnment will be at a later time.
The family will greet friends at the funeral home Sunday afternoon from 4-6 p.m.
Friends may sign the guest book at the funeral home or go on line at www.carpenterbreland.com to leave condolences.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.