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Ramona R. 'Monie' Taylor

06/27/1929 - 05/27/2024


Obituary For Ramona R. 'Monie' Taylor

Long time resident of Big Bend-Rimrock community, Ramona Taylor passed away peacefully on May 27. 2024. Ramona was born June 27, 1929 to Andrew and Marie Bing, the youngest of eight children.

Monie graduated from Rapid City High School. She met her future husband Howard Earl (Dusty) Taylor while visiting her sister in San Jose, California. Mona joined Dusty in a country western band and traveled the country. A very talented singer, Monie also played the guitar, mandolin, harmonica, organ and piano.

After Dusty’s death, Monie worked at a bank in Las Vegas, before returning to the Black Hills to live at Big Bend with her brother Raymond.

She was preceded in death by her parents, seven brothers and sisters, and special friend Larry Boeding. She is survived by one niece, two nephews, and five grand nieces and nephews.

Per her request there will be no funeral but friends and family are invited to Behrens-Wilson Funeral Home for snacks and a chance to share memories on May 29th. Come anytime between 4-6 pm.


29 May


04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Behrens-Wilson Funeral Home 632 Saint Francis St. Rapid City, SD 57701 Get Directions »
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  • 06/19/2024

    RIP Ramona. You and Raymond were wonderful neighbors while we resided across Hwy 44 at Bridge Ln.

  • 06/13/2024

    Rest in peace dear Monie ❤️ Love from Kari and Dag in Norway

  • 06/03/2024

    Ramona was a light at the Victorian and showed her love to everyone she knew. She never complained and always had a smile on her face. She is greatly missed by all.

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