Sister Patricia Ann (Wilbur) Taylor, BVM, 93, of Mount Carmel Bluffs, 1160 Carmel Drive, died May 19, 2023.
Visitation and Committal for Natural Burial was Monday, May 22, 2023, with burial in the Mount Carmel Cemetery. Sharing of Memories was May 26, 2023 in the Mary Frances Clarke Chapel at Mount Carmel Bluffs, followed by a Memorial Mass.
Sister Patricia Ann was an elementary teacher in Chicago; Chattanooga, Tenn.; North Hollywood, Calif.; and Tempe, Ariz.
She was born on Jan. 11, 1930, in Dubuque, Iowa, to Reuben and Agatha (Keffeler) Taylor. She entered the BVM congregation Sept. 8, 1948, from St. John Parish, Des Moines, Iowa. She professed first vows on March 19, 1951, and final vows on Aug. 15, 1956.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers: Donald, Robert, and Nick and special cousin Bob Keffeler. She is survived by nieces, nephews, cousins, and the Sisters of Charity, BVM, with whom she shared life for 74 years.
Memorials may be given to Sisters of Charity, BVM, 1100 Carmel Drive, Dubuque, IA 52003 or make an online gift.Watch Memorial Mass and Sharing of Memories
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