Obituary of Jack M. Taft
Webster: Passed away peacefully on Monday, September 12, at the age of 91, surrounded by family. Jack was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Minnie [Shermer] Taft. He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Ida (Young) Taft; his children, Deborah (Kevin) Phillips, Andrew Taft, and Rebecca (Jeff Darrell) Taft; grandchildren, Corey Kummerow, Rachel (Zachary Nelson) Taft, Molly Phillips; sister-in-law, Marjorie Knebel; brother-in-law, Lysle Young; several nieces and nephews.
Jack was a retiree of Eastman Kodak Company and also worked at BOCES #1. Jack cared very much about his family and was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He was a lifelong artist and had his works exhibited locally several times.
Friends may call 1-3 PM Friday, September 16, at Willard H. Scott Funeral Home, 12 South Ave., Webster, where his Funeral Service will follow at 3:00 PM. Memorials in Jack’s name may be directed to the Sunset House, 3746 St. Paul Blvd., Rochester, NY 14617.
The Willard H. Scott Funeral Home has been honored to serve the Webster community and the surrounding area for over 60 years. We remain dedicated to those we serve, providing compassion and guidance during one of life’s most difficult times.
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