PEORIA – Jack R. Taylor, 90, of Peoria, formerly of Morton, passed away Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, at Lutheran Hillside Village in Peoria.

Jack was a United States Navy veteran having served during World War II.

Cremation rites have been accorded.

Visitation will be held Monday, Aug. 28, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., with a Celebration of Life Service following at 12 p.m., at the Lutheran Hillside Village chapel in Peoria. Chaplain Pat Monroe and Pastor Gary Feldman will officiate. Burial of cremated remains will be at a later date at Hillcrest Memory Gardens in Morton.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Chaddock School in Quincy, IL and to the Alzheimer’s Association of Central IL.

Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton is handling arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at