First Baptist Churh Halifax extends sincere sympathy to Andrew (Drew), Paula and Vanessa Taylor in the loss of their beloved son, Alexander (Alex) on Tuesday, Februrary 5th.
TAYLOR, Alexander M. — 23, passed peacefully surrounded by family on Tuesday, February 5, 2013. Alex graduated from Dalhousie University in May, 2012, having attained a Bachelor of Science degree in Bio, Micro-Bio and Immunology (with Honours). He had planned to further his studies. Alex enjoyed the outdoors, an avid kayaker, hiker and runner. Alex is survived by his parents, Drew and Paula Taylor of Hammonds Plains, as well as his younger sister, Vanessa. A special thanks to all his friends who supported him through the past months. Their company was welcomed by Alex. Our deepest thanks go to the entire team on 8A, and, the 4th Floor Medical Day Unit. Special thanks to Dr. Stephen Couban for his compassion towards Alex and David Maginley from Spiritual Care. There will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Friends of Alexander Taylor Memorial Scholarship at Dalhousie University which Alex’s family has developed in accordance with his wishes as a legacy to his memory. Donations can be made on-line at: https://alumniapps. dal.ca/giving/boldambitions.php, or to: Friends of Alexander Taylor Memorial Scholarship,c/o Office of External Relations, Dalhousie University, PO Box 15000, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2. A celebration of Alex’s life will be held in the Dalhousie University Faculty Club on Sunday, February 17th, at 1 p.m. for family and friends.