Family Login:

Dennis E. Taylor

Share This Obituary

Send Flowers
 Send Flowers

Memories & Candles

“Truly a Heart of Gold, I'll never forget that smile at the Boro! Rest In Peace big guy!❤ ”
1 of 52 | Posted by: Pat Comer - Edinboro, PA - Friend

“I just learned of Dennis' passing. So sorry to hear of this. Dennis was a customer when I worked at Grabiak. I always enjoyed when he would visit us....Read More »
2 of 52 | Posted by: Ray - Acquaintance

“DT was a great coworker and friend. He will be missed. ”
3 of 52 | Posted by: Kerri Orazi - Boston, MA - Friend

“My heart goes out to the entire Taylor family for the loss of our beloved, Dennis. He was a kind soul and fearless cancer warrior. He never...Read More »
4 of 52 | Posted by: Faith Williams Hightower - Ambler, PA

“Our Deepest Sympathy, God Bless You! ”
5 of 52 | Posted by: The Cavicchio Family - Friend

“So sorry to hear of Denny's passing. He and I have been great friends since high school and shared many memories over the years, all of which make me...Read More »
6 of 52 | Posted by: Jim Crum - Harrison City, PA

“So Sorry for your loss. Dennis and I were buddies from Waltz Mill for about 30 years. His smile lite up any room he entered. He spread joy where...Read More »
7 of 52 | Posted by: Pat Angeline - Coworker


“I always enjoyed talking about Classic Muscle Cars w/Dennis @ the VFW in Irwin, with deepest sympathy, Michael Plumb Jr - Strawpump - USA ”
9 of 52 | Posted by: Michael Plumb Jr - Friend

“Dennis was a co worker and a friend and was liked and admired by everyone that knew him so sorry for your loss. ”
10 of 52 | Posted by: Alan Stitt - Irwin, PA - Friend

“Rest in peace cousin . We love you !! ”
11 of 52 | Posted by: Angela Qualls - Bethlehem, PA

“Our Deepest Sympathy, God Bless You! ”
12 of 52 | Posted by: Cavicchio Family - Friend

“I was truly blessed by our friendship. Dennis was always a bright shining light. I'm a better person just from our friendship. I'll never forget you,...Read More »
13 of 52 | Posted by: Tom Walsh - West Newton, PA

“Rest In Peace my good friend, we worked on a lot of jobs together at Westinghouse (ISI) I was just thinking of all the jobs brought back good...Read More »
14 of 52 | Posted by: Jim (SKI) Adamski - Cecil, PA

“Rest In Peace. Condolences to the family. You will greatly missed. ”
15 of 52 | Posted by: Vicki (Ceidro) Cunningham - PA

“Rest in peace, my friend, and may perpetual light shine upon you. My deepest sympathy to his family and friends. ”
16 of 52 | Posted by: Ralph Tolino - Irwin, PA - Friend

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to family and friends. DT will be deeply missed. He was like a brother I never had. Rest in peace, my friend. ”
17 of 52 | Posted by: Rob and Sharon Francisco - VA

“D.T. My fondest memories are of you and Pete harassing each other. May God bless you and your family. ”
18 of 52 | Posted by: Linda Kovalsky - Friend

“I only met Dennis once, my son and I flew to PA a few months ago and purchased Dennis's 1969 Hurst / Olds. What a class act, we could tell that he...Read More »
19 of 52 | Posted by: Lane Pinchard - Adell, WI

“DT32 A lot of Years we have known each otherFrom the laundry mat in SixtiesThrough high schoolGreat time knowing it We always had laughs Some day...Read More »
20 of 52 | Posted by: Don sherbondy - Mt.pleasant, PA

“Sorry for your loss. Prayers to his family. Dennis will be sadly miss. Love Angelo and Denise Fontanazza ”
21 of 52 | Posted by: Angelo Fontanazza

“I was so sorry to hear of Dennis' passing. We haven't seen each other in many years, but spent a lot of time together as children when the group of...Read More »
22 of 52 | Posted by: Charlene Wright-Jackson - Chicago, IL

“Dennis impacted many people as he traveled around the world doing his part to provide safe carbon free electricity. His extended family in lower...Read More »
23 of 52 | Posted by: Holt Floyd - Friend

“Very sorry for your loss!! Remember lifting weights with him and seeing him drive his fancy Corvette around town. Just spoke with him at last years...Read More »
24 of 52 | Posted by: Gary Kaputa - Mount pleasant, PA

“God rest your soul Dennis. I will miss having beers with you in the American Legion when I'm in Mt Pleasant ”
25 of 52 | Posted by: Bill Leasure

“Family of Dennis: Please accept my condolences on your loss. Dennis was one of the finest people I came to know. ”
26 of 52 | Posted by: Robert Uhrin - Acquaintance

“Was so deeply saddened when I received word of his passing. I really thought he'd beat the odds, he was that kind of man. He was always so handsome...Read More »
27 of 52 | Posted by: Shelly Rimel - Mount Pleasant, PA

“My sincere and deepest sympathy to Dennis's family and friends. I will miss him so much He was a beautiful person Love you Dennis Taylor ❤ ...Read More »
28 of 52 | Posted by: Mary Blaszkowski Hough - PA

“Mary ”
29 of 52 | Posted by: Mary Blaszkowski Hough - PA

“My deepest condolences to the family. Dennis was always a joy to be around. Never a dull moment and ALWAYS a smile. He fought a tough battle. ...Read More »
30 of 52 | Posted by: Lisa Leach-Wantuck - Munhall, PA

“Sympathies to the Taylor family. Dennis is in the hands of God and in your hearts and memories. ”
31 of 52 | Posted by: Marla Mott (Wierzbowski)

“DT was a good friend for 30 years at Westinghouse to everyone. He always had a smile and glad to talk to you. ”
32 of 52 | Posted by: Dal Nelson - Connellsville, PA

“God bless you and may you Rest In Peace ”
33 of 52 | Posted by: Robert Ridgely - Jacksonville, FL

“I went to high school with Dennis, He was a great guy always had a smile on his face and would help others. My sympathy to his family. ”
34 of 52 | Posted by: Rosemary Henderson - Classmate

“Unfortunately I never had the opportunity to meet Dennis but I spoke to him many times on the phone via a mutual friend. It is clear that he was...Read More »
35 of 52 | Posted by: Sandy Turley - South Park, PA

“Dennis (DT) was a great friend and co-worker. He was highly regarded by his Westinghouse teammates and by many others at utilities all over the...Read More »
36 of 52 | Posted by: Brian Vangor - Coworker

“I am so sorry for your loss. I went to high school with Dennis, and he had the biggest smile and was always so friendly, even if you hadn't seen him...Read More »
37 of 52 | Posted by: Karen Guthrie - Friend

“Well DT, it was quite a journey! Too many miles and too many smiles. You lived it well and lived it full. Your light will never fade. God bless and...Read More »
38 of 52 | Posted by: William Burns - Elkton, FL

“Rest in peace DT . ”
39 of 52 | Posted by: Lori Rodgers Shaw - Friend

“What a warrior, you gave cancer quite a battle. Mount Pleasant will never ever be the same without you. Please say hello in heaven to Johnny. All...Read More »
40 of 52 | Posted by: Michele King - Friend

“Rest in peace DT it sure was a pleasure to have known you. You made a difference in this world. Till we meet again my brother. Don Schachte ”
41 of 52 | Posted by: donald schachte - Coworker

“Nobody knows what me and DT did on and off the books he was the brother I never had living without him is going to be hard everybody is going to miss...Read More »
42 of 52 | Posted by: Pitter - Friend

“To J.B., Mark, Dwayne, twin brother Douglas, and Michael:This is your cousin Tim. Dennis will always be remembered for his love of family, good...Read More »
43 of 52 | Posted by: Timothy Robinson - Greensburg, PA

“Sending my deepest sympathy to all family and friends of Dennis. Was looking forward to seeing him this year. May he Rest In Peace. ”
44 of 52 | Posted by: Kerby Zozula - Ventura, CA

“You were a great guy and will be greatly missed by all. Enjoy driving all of the cool cars up in heaven. Rest In Peace Dennis. ”
45 of 52 | Posted by: Carl Patula - Raleigh, NC

“Was a pleasure to work with Dennis at STP! He always stayed in touch with us! Till we see ya again! ”
46 of 52 | Posted by: James Scheel - New Braunfels, TX

“I will always remember Dennis and his love of cars. I extend my deepest condolences to the family, extended family and friends. My thoughts and...Read More »
47 of 52 | Posted by: Salena Ridgely Moore - Marietta, GA

“My sympathy to the Taylor Family. Dennis was a coworker of mine and a good friend. May you Rest In Peace my friend. ”
48 of 52 | Posted by: Dave Foglia - North Huntingdon, PA

“I'm very sorry to hear about Dennis. To all of the family our thoughts and prayers are with you all! ”
49 of 52 | Posted by: Angelo Poulich - Greensburg, PA

“The Man, The Myth, The Legend !! D.T. was a True Friend to everyone he met and will surely be Missed by All and Forgotten by None. Love You Brother,...Read More »
50 of 52 | Posted by: Mark Griffin - Friend

“Dennis was a great guy always smiling even when he was the one not feeling well. Worried about everyone but him self. He was a friend and will miss...Read More »
51 of 52 | Posted by: mary ponko - mt pleasant, PA

“Sorry to hear about Dennis passing. May God comfort the family during this difficult time. Worked with Dennis on the road and at Waltz Mill. Wild...Read More »
52 of 52 | Posted by: Twig and Albert Vinski - Apollo, PA

JUNE 11, 1957 SEPTEMBER 6, 2020
Dennis Emlyn Taylor, 63 of Mt. Pleasant passed away peaceably on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at his home. Dennis was born June 11, 1957 in McKeesport, PA the son of the late James B. and Dorothy M. Taylor. Dennis was a 1975 graduate of Mt. Pleasant Area Senior High School and attended Edinboro State University of Pennsylvania. He retired after a 30-year distinguished career with Westinghouse. He is survived by his beloved brothers, James (Judy) of Peekskill, NY; Mark of Mt. Pleasant; Dwayne (Minnie) of Lorton, VA; Michael of Palm Springs, CA and Douglas (Peggy) of Hampton, VA; several nieces, nephews, numerous aunts, an uncle, cousins and many much-loved friends. Dennis was an avid car collector, winning numerous awards at statewide and national car shows. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 to 8PM Thursday at SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. Main Street Mt. Pleasant. Services will be held at 10AM Friday at the Church of God Christian Ministries Center 936 W. Main Street Mt. Pleasant, PA. Interment will follow in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Dennis may be made to the American Cancer Society 510 Pellis Road Suite 203, Greensburg, PA 15601. Please visit Dennis's online memorial at to sign the condolence guestbook. Richard Rega, funeral director. (In compliance with the CDC Covid-19 guidelines, only 25 people will be permitted in the funeral home during the visitation at one time, when arriving at the funeral home you may be required to wait outdoor until permitted to enter. Social distancing and masks are required for the visitation and service.)

Upcoming Funeral Services

Mount Pleasant Cemetery

Mount Pleasant, PA