John Alfred Taylor


John A. Taylor BS ’75, March 10, 2021, age 67. Taylor worked as an airline pilot for more than 35 years. Known to be outgoing and generous, he had many hobbies, including cars, skiing, and travel. Survivors include partner Nancy; children John, Paige, and Ross; two grandchildren; and many other family members and friends.


John A. Taylor BS ’75 retired from piloting the Airbus 330 in April 2018 (after reaching the mandatory retirement age of 65). However, he says he is “still flying small private jets.”