Jonathan C. Taylor, 20, of Norwalk, died unexpectedly, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in his home.
He was born April 22, 1993, in Norwalk, and was a lifelong area resident. Jonathan attended Norwalk High School where he ran cross country in middle and high school.
He enjoyed the companionship and love of his many friends, his giving nature guided him to donate his body tissues to Life Bank.
Jonathan is survived by his parents, Teresa L. (Merritt) and Michael Romell, of Norwalk, and Christopher J. and Jacky Taylor, of Sandusky; his stepbrothers, Cameron Ground, of Sunnyvale, Calif., and Brian (Victoria) Romell, of Norwalk; his stepsisters, Bethany (Richard) Ott, of Akron, Ohio, Brittany (Christopher) Poole, of Maumee, Ohio, and Ashley Romell, of Huron; his maternal grandmother, Marie Merritt, of Norwalk; his paternal grandparents, Bill and Bobbi Taylor, of Milan, and Patricia Taylor, of Norwalk; his aunts and uncles, Jenny and Billy Harcum, of Hilton Head, S.C., Cindy and Ed Cassleberry, of Norwalk, Bill Taylor Jr. of Norwalk, and Dan Taylor, of Huron.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Vance Merritt, in 2012.
Friends may call 5-7 p.m. Monday, June 24, followed by a memorial service, at Walker Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St., Norwalk.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Huron County Humane Society, 246 Woodlawn Ave., Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be shared at edwalkerfuneralhome.com.