Taylor Anita Raymond

Lebanon, N.H. — Taylor Anita Raymond, 17, of Lebanon, died on Monday, July 21, 2014, in Lebanon.

She was born in Claremont, N.H. on April 23, 1997, the daughter of Jason S. Raymond and Andrea (Moore) Vieu.

She was a student at Lebanon High School and was working at JC Penney in Lebanon as a sales clerk.

Taylor was a comedian and the life of the party. She loved writing songs, poems and stories. She also enjoyed singing and cooking.

The family includes her father, Jason S. Raymond and his wife, Kristi of Newport; her mother, Andrea Vieu of Lebanon; one brother, Cameron Raymond of Newport; four sisters, Madison Raymond of Newport, Autumn Moore, Alexis Vieu and Raivyn Vieu all of Lebanon; paternal grandfather, Alan Raymond, Sr., of Springfield, Vt.; paternal great-grandmother, Anita Jewell of Concord, N.H.; grandparents, Bradley and Glenda Batease of Claremont; uncles, Alan Raymond, Jr., of Maine, Jeremy Raymond, Sr., of Rochester, Corey Raymond of Newport, Jeffrey Batease of White River, Jct., Vt., Jay Downs of Concord; aunts, Merridee Raymond of Springfield and Joleen Chmiel of Concord; and several cousins.

She was predeceased by her paternal grandmother, Theresa Raymond and her maternal grandparents, Jeanne and Lawrence Downs.

Friends and family may call at the Stringer Funeral Home, 146 Broad Street in Claremont on Friday, July 25 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Funeral services will be held at the Funeral Home on Saturday, July 26 at 11 a.m., with Rev. Shawn M. Therrien, Pastor of St. Mary Church. Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery in Claremont.

To view an online memorial or send a private message of condolence, visit www.stringerfh.com.