Anthony was born December 26, 1971 in Lafayette, IN to his proud parents, Gerald (Jerry) and Catherine Taylor. He joined sisters Peg, Julie, Tori and Kristen. The family moved to Portage in 1972 and Anthony attended Portage Public Schools, graduating from Portage Northern in 1990. He attended KVCC then joined the U.S. Air Force where he served as a B-52 Crew Chief at four different S.A.C. Bases. While in Maine, he met Karen Brayall and they married in 1994. They were blessed with daughter Alexis in 1998. After leaving the Air Force, Anthony worked as a mortgage broker and in sales and marketing. Anthony went to his eternal rest on October 5, 2010. He is survived by his wife Karen; daughter, Alexis; his parents; sisters: Peg (Terry) Leslie, Julie (Todd) Mobley, Tori (Barry) Root, and Kristen (Paul) Zyskowski; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. Join us in honoring Anthony’s life on Friday, October 8, 2010 at St. Catherine of Siena Church from 10 – 11 AM. At 11 AM, a Mass will be celebrated by Fr. Christopher Ankley. Private Burial will follow at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorial donations may be payable to Gryphon Place. Please visit Anthony’s personal web page at www.lifestorynet.com, where you can archive a favorite memory and sign his online guest book. Arrangements by Life Story Funeral Homes, Betzler – Kalamazoo; 6080 Stadium Drive, 375-2900.