Stella L. Taylor, wife of Gene Taylor, passed away on June 8th, 2023 at the age of 76. She and her husband lived on the family homestead, north of Gillette. Stella was mom to Holly Taylor (deceased), Robin Taylor, and Jackie Taylor Overdorff (Brandon). Stella has five grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
She was pre-deceased by her parents, Verner Cooley and Clara Elnora Mooney Cooley of Dayton, WY; husband, Gene Taylor; daughter, Holly Taylor; and brothers, Larry and Wendall Cooley.
Stella will be interred in Pinedale, Wyoming, where they ranched for many years and raised their family. After her husband passed away, Stella moved to Loveland, Colorado and lived there until she developed health issues. She came to Gillette to be close to her brother, Ray Cooley, and resided at Legacy Living & Rehabilitation Center until she passed. Memorials and condolences may be sent in care of Gillette Memorial Chapel 210 West 5th Street, Gillette, WY 82716. Condolences may also be expressed at www.gillettememorialchapel.com