Linda Taylor

  • BORN: June 15, 1947
  • DIED: November 21, 2017
  • LOCATION: Lorain, Ohio

Linda Taylor (nee Skinner), 70, of Lorain, passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at her home after a lengthy illness.

She was born June 15, 1947 in Richwood, WV and had been a Lorain resident for the past 50 years moving from Vermilion.

Linda worked in the personnel office of J.C. Penney for 27 years.

She enjoyed reading and traveling.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Richard Taylor of Lorain; son, Eric (Minta) Taylor of OR; grandchildren, Audrey and Warren Taylor; sisters, Janey Ross of VA, Ann Drennen of LasVegas, NV, Vicki Skinner of Columbus, Nancy Skinner of Las Cruces, NM, and Kay Skinner of Columbus; and her brother, Brad (Jody) Skinner of Lorain.

She was preceded in death by her parents Noah A. Skinner , Jr. and Bette L. (nee Flesher) Skinner-Rager; brother, Thomas Michael Skinner; and her sister, Barb Skinner.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 12 noon to 1:00 pm at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio. We will meet at Maple Grove Cemetery, Vermilion, OH at 1:30 pm for a graveside service. Chaplain Melvin Sayler will officiate.

Online condolences may be made at

  • November 28, 2017
    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
  • Riddle Funeral Home
  • 5345 South Street
  • Vermilion, OH 44089
  • Get Directions
Graveside Service
  • November 28, 2017
    1:30 PM
  • Maple Grove Cemetery
  • 8114 Cemetery Road
  • Vermilion, OH 44089
  • Get Directions


“ When I was in the fourth and fifth grade, I was good friends with Barb Skinner and we always collected for Unicef every year. I have fond memories...Read More »

Posted by: Judy Nagy - Vermilion, OH

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