Marion P. Taylor
of Arlington Heights
was born August 8, 1923 to John Otto and Elizabeth (nee Leikam) Spoerlein in, Buffalo Grove, Illinois. She died February 13, 2017, at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights.
Marion was a homemaker and was known as Cookie Grandma, her greatest joy was taking care of her children and grand-children.
Marion is survived by her children, Elizabeth (Dean) Martin, William (Elaine), Patricia Taylor, Susan (Edgar) Hopgood, James (Pattie) and John Taylor; her grandchildren, Tom (Kristen) Steel, Jean (Chris) Browne, Ken (Stephanie) Steel, Brian Martin, Elizabeth (Matthew) Ward, Catherine (Rob) Sieber, Edgar III (Christina) Hopgood, Melissa (Jeff) Shea, Nadine (Josh) Siferd, Jennifer Taylor, Ashley (Brandon) Batten and Matt Taylor; and her 19 1/2 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Merton J. Taylor; her siblings George (Dorothy), Evelyn, and LeRoy (Dorothy) Spoerlein; and her parents.
Visitation Thursday from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Glueckert Funeral Home, Ltd., 1520 N. Arlington Heights Road, (4 blocks south of Palatine Road) Arlington Heights. Prayers 10:15 AM, Friday, at the funeral home proceeding to St. James Catholic Church, 831 N. Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights, for Mass at 11:00 AM. Interment at St. Mary Parish Cemetery, Buffalo Grove.
In lieu of flowers, masses appreciated or memorial contributions may be given to Red Cloud Indian School, 100 Mission Drive, Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota 57770 or www.redcloudschool.org Funeral information and condolences www.GlueckertFH.com or (847) 253-0168.