Elizabeth Ann Taylor
78, died Oct. 13, 2011, at her home in Sugarloaf, Calif. She was born on April 12, 1933, in
Kewanee, Ill., the daughter of Raymond and Clara VanMeltebeck. She graduated from
Kewanee High School in 1951. Elizabeth married Kenneth Taylor on Sept. 15, 1951, in Kewanee,
Ill. Together, they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary last Sept. 15, 2011. She was a
member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Big Bear Lake, Calif.
Elizabeth is survived by her husband Kenneth Taylor of Sugarloaf, Calif.; son Michael and wife
Teresa of Lakewood, Calif.; her daughter Michelle Efraim and husband Ronen of Sugarloaf, Calif.;
brother Rev. Martin VanMeltebeck of Kewanee, Ill.; 3 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
Funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Big Bear Lake on Oct. 28, 2011,
at 10 a.m.
Big Bear Mortuary, Directors.