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  • Darren Taylor

  • Passing Date:Tue, Feb 21 2023
  • Funeral Date:Tue, Feb 28 2023
  • Viewing:Sunday, Feb. 26 After 7 PM and again on Monday, Feb. 27
  • Funeral Location:St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, Esgenoôpetitj
  • Resting Location:Candida Nickerson, 606 Bayview Drive, Esgenoôpetitj
  • Wishes: Indian Residential School Society, Orange Shirt Day Organization
The death of Darren Taylor, of Esgenoôpetitj, NB, occurred on Tuesday, February 21, 2023, at his residence at the age of 57. Born in Newcastle, NB, he was the son of the late Eldon and Marie (Larry) Taylor. Darren worked as a Scuba Diver and Wharf Security and served as an esteemed Esgenoôpetitj Band Constable prior to that. He loved his dogs immensely, he also enjoyed hunting, fishing, being outdoors, playing and coaching hockey, helping people, and making everyone laugh with his great sense of humour.

Darren is survived by his Siblings: Lisa Taylor, Gail Taylor, Jeannie Taylor, Gina Taylor, Dallas Taylor, Godfather: John (Albert) Martin, of Fredericton.
Godchildren: Carolyn Larry; Rick Nolan Dedam; and Candida (Paul) Nickerson all of Esgenoôpetitj. Nieces and Nephews: Gabriel Taylor, Damian Taylor, Tessy Taylor-Dupont, Christina Taylor, Candida Nickerson, Dane Paul, Emma Taylor, Wade Taylor, Ken Taylor. Cruz Taylor, and many Great Nieces and Nephews.
Aunts and Uncles: Marilyn Viciare of Listiguj First Nation, Edward Larry, Alma Larry of Esgenoôpetitj
Besides his Parents, Darren is predeceased by his sister: Jill Taylor.

The family will receive visitors at the home of Candida Nickerson, 606 Bayview Drive, Esgenoôpetitj, NB on Sunday Feb 26, after 7 PM and again on Monday. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday, February 28, 2023, at 10:30 AM. Burial will take place later in Spring.

In Darren’s memory, donations may be made to the Indian Residential School Society, or the Orange Shirt Day Organization. Messages of condolence can be sent to our website:

Funeral arrangements are under the care of Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB. Telephone: 506-622-3600.
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