|Birth: ||May 23, 1959|
|Death: ||Jun. 30, 2012|
Gregory Taylor "Greg" Mefford, son of Don Taylor and Geraldine Grace Mefford, was born May 23, 1959, in Bloomfield, Nebraska. Greg died peacefully surrounded by family on June 30, 2012 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.
Greg attended both Sacred Heart and Norfolk Public Schools. Greg graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Nebraska Kearney in 1982.
On August 9, 1986, he was united in marriage to Sandra Lee Linderman. They resided in Norfolk their twenty five years of marriage.
Greg began his career in Norfolk in marketing for Dale Electronics in 1984. His thirst for knowledge, people skills, and energy for his occupation led him to his present position as Senior Vice President of Distribution Sales for Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. His executive global duties allowed him to work out of the home when he wasn't traveling globally.
Greg's contributions to Vishay Intertechnology included being a member of NEDA. This National Electronic Distributors Association presented a Distinguished Service Award to him in November 5, 2007, upon recognition and sincere appreciation of devotion, service, and many lasting contributions to the electronic distribution industry and the National Electronic Distributors Association.
Greg's greatest passion was golf whether it be at the Norfolk Country Club or The Prairie Club. As a founding member of The Prairie Club in 2009, Greg surrounded himself with family, friends, and co-workers the last years of his life.
Greg's hobbies were baseball, golf, swimming, collecting vintage sporting memorabilia, reading, and being a long time owner of boxer dogs.
Greg is survived by: wife, Sandra Lee Mefford; step-son, Dr. Christopher E. Price and his wife, Brook (Bauer) and their children, Peyton, Baylor, Tyson, and Colton; step-daughter, Kimberly A. (Price) Strand and her husband, Jason and their children, Makenna and Nolan, whom are all from Norfolk. Siblings: Karen (Mefford) Klug and her husband, Don, from York, Nebraska; Nancy (Mefford) Terrill and her husband, Terry, from Pierce, Nebraska; Marcia (Mefford) West from Pierce, NE; Mike Mefford and his wife, Tammy, from Norfolk; Sherry (Mefford) Magwire and her husband, Gene, from Omaha; Kevin Mefford and his wife, Kim, from Las Vegas, Nevada; Brian Mefford and his wife, Cindy, from Gretna, Nebraska; boxer dogs, Benton and Piper and a host of relatives and friends.
Greg was preceded in death by: parents, Donald "Don" Taylor and Geraldine Grace Mefford and brother in law, Dave West.
The committal service was at the Hillcrest Memorial Park, Norfolk, NE.
Donald Taylor Mefford (1930 - 2003)
Geraldine Grace Mefford
Sandra Lee Linderman Mefford (1946 - ____)*
Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: CPR
Record added: Jun 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92843771
Greg --- Golf in Heaven is easy for making "Hole in One".|
Corrol Porter Roach
Added: Jul. 3, 2012