Margaret White Taylor of Summit, New Jersey passed away on November 25, 2018 surrounded by the love of her family after a brief illness. A woman of great faith, Margaret was an inspiration of strength, generosity and love. She and her husband of 51 years, George, raised their family in Summit. Margaret was an active volunteer with the Franklin and Summit Middle Schools, Overlook Hospital and the Summit Junior League, receiving the Volunteer of the Year award for her contributions. She returned to work later in her life as an Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Novartis, in the corporate headquarters in New York, retiring several years ago. An avid reader and bridge player, she was brilliant and fun, enjoying the company of her cousins in Avon and Seaside Park. She was a faithful parishioner at St. Teresa of Avila in Summit. Margaret leaves behind her beloved husband, George, her daughter Susan Taylor Mormile (Rob), her son George, her grandchildren, Matthew and Emma Mormile, and golden retriever, JoJo. She is predeceased by her parents, Alice and Thomas White and her sister, Mary Beth Kirkman. Her son, George is active at St. Anthony Shrine, 100 Arch Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02110, and in lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to support its ministries (www.stanthonyshrine.org ).
A funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Teresa of Avila Church, 306 Morris Ave. in Summit on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 9:30am. Interment will follow at St. Teresa Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit at Bradley, Brough & Dangler Funeral Home, 299 Morris Ave. in Summit on Friday from 6 to 9pm. To send a condolence, please visit www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com.