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Irene V. (Sperduti) Taylor

November 17, 1942 ~ November 8, 2020 (age 77)

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Irene V. Taylor (nee: Sperduti), 77, of Mentor, OH., passed away Sunday, November 8, 2020 at Tri Point Medical Center, Concord, OH. She was born November 17, 1942 in Niagara Falls, NY, to the late Joseph and Irene Sperduti. 


Irene was selflessly devoted to her husband and children. She never gave up and encouraged her family to do the same. Irene was always available to listen and provide love and support. She especially enjoyed baking Christmas cookies and decorating for all holidays.


Irene was a former member of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Niagara Falls and a member of Zion Lutheran Church of Painesville, Ohio.


Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Frank E. Taylor; children, Patricia (Timothy) Fillipponi, Kathleen (Richard) Haefner, Barbara Taylor, Jeanne Taylor, Frank E. (Catherine) Taylor Jr. and Susan Taylor; grandchildren, Jaclyn Rodino, Patrick Haefner, Nicole Fillipponi, Mackenzie Taylor, Cassidy Taylor and Kevin Haefner and brother, Joseph Sperduti. Preceding Irene in death is her brother, Anthony Sperduti.


The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Friday, November 13, 2020 at the OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 Military Rd, Niagara Falls, NY, (716-297-9007), where a Funeral Service will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the funeral chapel. A Graveside Service will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 14, 2020 at Niagara Falls Memorial Park, 5871 Military Rd, Lewiston, NY. Please meet at the cemetery. Family and friends invited. Masks are required and Social Distancing should be observed during all publicly attended events. Contributions in memory of Irene may be made to the Deepwood Foundation, 8121, Deepwood Boulevard, Mentor, Ohio 44060.  Arrangements are under the direction of Michael R. Goodlander.  Share condolences and memories at

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November 13, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Otto Redanz Funeral Home
2215 Military Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14304

Funeral Service
November 13, 2020

7:00 PM
Otto Redanz Funeral Home
2215 Military Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14304

Graveside Service
November 14, 2020

11:00 AM
Niagara Falls Memorial Park Cemetery
5871 Military Road
Lewiston, NY 14092


Deepwood Foundation
8121, Deepwood Boulevard, Mentor OH 44060

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