Christmas decorations.
Photo: Bob D’Angelo, Cox Media Group
Photo: Bob D’Angelo, Cox Media Group

California father continues Christmas tradition to honor late daughter

>> Read more trending news

Bob Taylor oldest daughter died in the plane crash.

HOLIDAY BLISS

HOLIDAY BLISS For 19 years, one Vallejo father has opened his family's home to the community in hopes of spreading some holiday cheer, but the tradition came out of tragedy.https://wp.me/p5hgGs-2T95

Posted by KRON 4 News on Sunday, December 17, 2017

“She loved Christmas,” Taylor told KRON. ” I mean, that was her favorite time of the year and she loved to decorate.”

Taylor said his two other daughters got the idea to decorate the home in their sister’s honor. What began as a small tribute became something bigger.

The family’s Christmas display is extensive and takes more than three months to perfect, KRON reported. 

“I just tell everybody that I want it to be bright enough that she can see it from heaven,” Taylor told KRON.

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.

X