Loyd Joseph "Joe" Taiclet, Lebanon, Missouri, passed from this world on Friday, June 12, 2009. Joe was born September 22, 1942, the son of Loyd Jay and Mable Taiclet. He was raised in the West Liberty Community. He attended Fulton High School and graduated in 1960. Joe joined the Navy and was a "Seabee" serving in Okinawa. He lived most of his life in the Richland, Missouri and Lebanon, Missouri area. His favorite pastimes included an interest in guns, hunting, fishing and camping.
Joe is survived by his wife, Audrey, of the home, his mother, Mable Taiclet, Fort Scott, a sister, Joyce Worcester, Hiawatha, Kansas, one son, Ken, and one daughter, Kelley. He was preceded in death by his father and an infant sister.
Joe donated his body to cancer research. A memorial service will be held iat a later time. Local arrangements will be under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel, Fort Scott.