November 11, 1946 -September 30, 2018
Kurt passed away on September 30, 2018. He was born November 11, 1946 in Reno, Nevada to Jack Duane Taylor and Shirley Jean Taylor.
Kurt is survived by his mother, Shirley Jean Johnston of California, step-mother, Kathleen Taylor; son, Kurt Alexander Taylor; and daughter, Cinda (Jesse) Taylor Oros, all of Elko; grandchildren, Bradley Taylor Oros and Amanda Maire Oros; brother, Denny Palmer, St. George; and sisters, Bonnie (Roger) Sheltrown, Boise and Lisa (Bob) Lund, Elko. Kurt was preceded in death by his father, Jack Duane Taylor and sister, Cinda Marie Taylor.
Kurt loved tennis. He learned to play as a child from his grandfather in Arizona and was a ranked tennis player in his early years. He ultimately became a certified U.S. Tennis Association teaching pro and gave lessons in Elko to adults and children for many years.
A Celebration of Life party in memory of Kurt will be held at the DiGrazia residence at 1000 Barrington Avenue on Saturday, October 20, 2018 beginning at 2:00 p.m. All who knew Kurt are invited to attend.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Elko Tennis Club, P.O. Box 1358 Elko, Nevada 89801 or Huntsman Cancer Institute.