Shirley M. Taylor

MIFFLINTOWN – Shirley M. Taylor, 78, of Mifflintown, passed away at 10:35 p.m. on Monday, June 2, 2014, at the Thornwald Nursing Home in Carlisle.

Born on Oct. 16, 1935, in Center, Juniata County, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Sarah (Walton) Hackett.

Surviving are: two daughters, Sherry L. Taylor and fiance, Charles Kroll, of Boiling Springs, and Denise R. Primak and husband, Pete , of Mifflintown; a granddaughter, Emily Strawser and husband, Justin; a great-granddaughter, Kennedy Strawser; one brother, Richard Hackett, of Selinsgrove; and one sister, Linda Settles, of Flagstaff, Ariz.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, David and Robert Hackett, and a sister, Betty Yetter.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Rex Funeral Home, Port Royal, with Pastor Terry Smith officiating. After the service, interment will be at Adam’s Cemetery, Walker Township, Juniata County.

Family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the Mifflin and Juniata Pet Pantry, P.O. Box 3, McAlisterville, PA 17049.