Robert E. Taylor, 86, of Texas City, Texas, and a resident of Hastings as a child, died June 22, 2006, in League City, Texas.
He was born April 9, 1922, in Ashland, Wis., the son of Milo and Pearl "Dolly" (nee Doucette) Taylor.
He was an army veteran, serving in the South Pacific during World War II. He was a construction lineman for various companies. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and enjoyed fishing, ice fishing, gardening, playing cards and playing guitar.
Survivors include two children, three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and a sister.
Services were held in Ashland, Wis.