Regina Ilene (Taylor) Cortes, 46, of Loogootee, passed away on March 13th, 2023, at Jasper Memorial Hospital surrounded by family. She was born on December 2nd, 1976, in Washington, Indiana to Larry Dean and Pauline Fern (Butler) Taylor. Ilene worked as a LPN and spent many years in the medical field. Ilene enjoyed her pets, loved watching movies, spending time with her family. She also loved to cook for family especially on special occasions.
Family left to cherish the memory of Ilene include Mercedes (Sadie) Cortes daughter, of Loogootee, Bob (Dad) Dunn of Odon, brother, Brad (Stacy) Taylor of Washington, sister, Cindy (David) O’Brien of Loogootee, brother-in-law Chuck Kirkley of Loogootee, many nieces and nephews.
Ilene was preceded in death by her parents: Larry and Pauline Taylor, sister Donna Kirkley & step-mother Linda K. Taylor.
Celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.