Born June 26, 1942, in Tracy, she was the daughter of Bill and Edith Taylor. She attended Tracy schools and graduated in 1960 from Tracy High School.
While in high school, she was a supervisor of summer recreation programs at Tracy parks.
She earned a bachelor’s degree from San Jose State University and was an elementary school teacher for 40 years in Concord.
Survivors include several cousins.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Bill and Edith Taylor, and her husband, Richard Lent.
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