BOW, NH & HOULTON - Joyce "Tess" Stewart Taylor 78, passed away Jan. 23, 2015 at a NH hospital. She was born Jan. 25, 1936 in Dayton, the daughter of George and Alice (Cole) Dow.
Tess is survived by her husband Russell Taylor of Houlton; two sons Mark Stewart and his wife Brenda of Bow, NH, Brian Stewart and his wife Mary of Pine Valley, CA; four grandchildren Joshua, Zachary, Nathaniel and Emily; two great- grandchildren Aidan and Ezra Stewart; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents and her first husband Richard "Dick" Stewart.
Graveside services will be announced at a later date. Gifts may be made in Tess' memory payable to the Kidney Foundation of Maine c/o Dunn Funeral Home 11 Park Street Houlton, 04730. Online condolences and guest book: dunnfuneral.com