Margaret Karen Taylor
HUDSON — Margaret Karen Taylor, 72, of Hudson (Dorchester County), passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at her home, with her loving family by her side.
She was born in Cambridge, MD, on May 22, 1945, and was a daughter of the late Sheldon and Dorothy Lee Windsor.
Karen attended the local schools and graduated from Cambridge High School with the Class of 1963. On Feb. 22, 1964, Karen married George F. Taylor and together raised a loving family.
She was a member of Beckwith United Methodist Church and volunteered at many festivals. Karen was a 4-H Leader and 4-H All-Star. She started a horse club called Trailblazers and also boarded horses. She loved all types of animals. Along with her husband, Karen was a school bus driver for over 30 years. She was a kind hearted spirit and loved ever yone she met. George and Karen’s house was always open to friends and family even to the end.
Karen is survived by her husband of 54 years, George; two sons: George Alan “Sam” Taylor and his wife Amy, of Cambridge; John F. Taylor and his wife Alison, of Federalsburg; five grandchildren: Stephanie, Mackenzie, Shelby, Paige, and new grandson John Owen born on March 27, 2018; siblings: E. Ann Gerhardt, of St. Michaels; Brenda Yeatman; Cheryl Wilmoth and husband Jerry; Winfield Windsor, all of Cambridge; a special sisterin-law, Dawn Eaton who took her to all doctor appointments and treatments; sister-in-law, Frances Windsor; and brotherin-law, Raymond Johnson.
Preceding her in death, besides her parents, was a brother, Kelly Windsor; and sister, Shelly Johnson.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 14, beginning 1 p.m. at Beckwith United Methodist Church, 1328 Hudson Road, Cambridge, MD. Family will receive friends an hour prior to the ser vice. Officiating will be Rev. Tim Poly, Rev. Larry Wroten, and Chaplain Joel Beiler.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Kitty City Rescue, P.O. Box 1259, Cambridge, MD 21613 or Coastal Hospice Foundation, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, MD 21802 or Small & Tall Equine Rescue and Sanctuary www.smallandtall.org
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MARGARET KAREN TAYLOR