OGDEN - Teresa Joyce Rivera Taylor, 63, passed away Saturday, August
7, 2010 at Ogden Regional Medical Center. She was born November 22, 1946 in Kennilworth, Utah to
Elias Ralph and Belinda A. Martinez Rivera.
On December 8, 1964, Teresa married her high school
sweetheart, Joseph Rodney Taylor in Malad, Idaho. She worked as an X-ray technician at the Ogden
She loved her family more than anything and enjoyed spending
time with her children and grandchildren. She was either with them or in contact with them every
single day. She absolutely radiated love and affection for her family and all others she came in
Teresa is survived by her husband, Joe; three daughters, JoMarie
(Ali) Taylor, Josette Whetton, Jennifer (Troy) Burgess; eight grandchildren, Minaz, Berkley,
Taylor, Tysen, Yasmeen, Grayson, Tanner, Dawson; one great-grandchild, Chloe; and one brother, Cass
Rivera. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother Ralph Rivera and her sister Erna
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 14th at 1 p.m. at
Lindquist’s Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd. The family will meet friends one hour prior to
the services from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the mortuary.