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Dian Frances Taylor

Fairlee, Vt. — Dian Frances Taylor, age 76, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, in Lebanon, N.H. after a long illness.

She is survived by her husband, Howard Douglas Taylor, of East Thetford, Vt.; her brother, Richard and his wife, Jane Martin & their children, Beth and Joseph Martin; her two sons, John Christopher & Steven Byrnes & his wife, Kari Byrnes and their children, Sean & Ryan Byrnes. She is also survived by four granddaughters, Vanessa Racki, Amanda Rich, Heather Rich, Jessica Rich and four great grandchildren. She is predeceased by her Parents, Francis and Mary (Hannigan) Martin.

She was born on June 4, 1937, in Framingham, Mass. and grew up In Natick, Mass. She was a graduate of Natick High School and the Chandler School for Women in Boston, Mass. Her passion for life included fishing at Pierce Pond, traveling with her husband, driving fancy cars, cooking her famous meatballs and chocolate chip cookies for her sons & grandchildren and most of all spending time with those she loved.

Funeral services were private.

Hale Funeral Home of Bradford, Vt. is in charge of arrangements.

To view an online guestbook go to www.halefuneralhomes.com