Bo Jody Taylor, 19
It is with great sorrow that the family of Bo Jody Taylor, 19, of Blackfoot, Idaho announces his passing on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 in Montpelier, Idaho from injuries sustained in an accident while doing what he enjoyed and loved.
Bo was born Jan. 12, 1995 in Idaho Falls, Idaho, the son of Jody Taylor and April Collins.
Bo graduated from Butte High School in Butte, Montana. Bo was an all-around athlete. He excelled in track, wrestling and his favorite of all, football, where he and his teammates brought home the state championship his senior year.
He worked for Taylor Construction, his lifelong goal and dream.Â
Bo also enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping at his granny and grandpaâ€™s cabin, fireworks, motorcycles and spending time with friends and family. Bo lived his life to the full extent.
Â He had a heart of gold.Â Anyone that had the honor of meeting him knew he was special. Bo put his all into everything he did.Â He never gave up on anything or left a job undone, even to the end.
He is survived by his parents, Jody (Autumn) Taylor of Blackfoot and April (Ron) Collins of Idaho Falls;Â sisters, Brittni (Zach)Bench of Blackfoot, Josie and Megan Taylor of Idaho Falls;Â brothers, Treston, Colby and Clayton Taylor of Blackfoot;Â his loving companion, Ariauna DeLoera of Blackfoot; nieces and nephews, Remmi Bench, McCray Bench and Luke Cooney, all of Blackfoot;Â grandparents, Keith (Penny) Taylor of Blackfoot, Walt (Terri) LeProwse of Melrose, Montana and Susan LeProwse of Idaho Falls, Idaho.
He was preceded in death by his great- grandparents Don and Mary Taylor; great-grandfather, Marvin Reader; grandparents, Bill and Lois LeProwse and grandfather, Forrest Hunter.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 at Hawker Funeral Home, 132 S. Shilling Ave., Blackfoot, Idaho.
The family will meet with friends on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, from 6-8 p.m. and from 11-12:45 p.m. on Thursday prior to the service at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.hawkerfuneralhome.com