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Donna Ann Taylor
April 06, 1950 - June 23, 2022
Obituary For Donna Ann Taylor
Donna Ann (Poirier) Taylor, 72, of Salem and formerly of Peabody, died Thursday evening at her home surrounded by her loving family following a brief illness. She was the devoted wife of the late John L Taylor.
Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Lena (Lino) Poirier. She was raised and educated in East Boston and has lived in Salem for the past 8 years.
Donna was a manager at the Market Basket in Chelsea, she managed the courtesy booth for years before retiring.
Donna is survived by her two daughters and sons-in-law, Stacey and Bradley Marchand and Nicole and Fred Somers III, all of Peabody, her beloved grandchildren, Taylor and Hunter Somers and Brandon and John Marchand, and is also survived by her sister-in-law, Mary Poirier, and by many nieces, nephews and her partner Walter Peters of Salem. She was predeceased by her siblings, John and Richard Poirier and Lorraine Blaikie, and by her sister-in-law, Maureen Falzone.
Her funeral will be held on Tuesday at 9:00 AM at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St, Peabody followed by her Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM at Blessed Sacrament Church, Summer St, Saugus to which relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held on Monday from 4:00 until 8:00 PM. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St, Framingham, MA 01701.
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TO STACEY & NICOLE , I WISH TO EXTEND MY CONDOLENCES TO BOTH OF YOU AT THIS DIFFICULT TIIME, MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALWAYS LIKED GOING TO VIST AUNTIE DONNA WAS THE BEST HAD A LOT OF GOOD TIMES WITH THE TAYLORS . MAY THE ANGELES LEAD HER INTO PARADISE AND TAKE HER TO THE HOLY CITY WHERE SHE WILL FIND ETERNAL REST WITH HER BELOVED JOHN. DONNA MAY YOU REST IN PEACE
Stacey and Nicole I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. She was a wonderful woman, great mom and grandma. May the happy memories get you through this most difficult time. You are in my prayers. Cheryl Pascale xoxo
Stacey, Nicole and families, my condolences to loss of your mom. I will cherish the memories of when your family spent Sundays at my family's home at the Cape. Auntie Donna, you were one of the kindest persons I have known. Rest in peace, and I hope you get to spend your heavenly days singing next to Elvis Presley.
Many of my happy childhood memories involved being at Aunt Donna's and the love she shared, Love and sympathy for all who feel her loss. She will be missed.
We are so sorry for your loss. She will forever remain in your hearts. With deepest sympathy, Barb, Gregg and Julian.
She was like my second mom and I will miss Her dearly ❤️. Hope you are resting peacefully with your family. You will never be forgotten ❤️
she was a loving and caring person, it was a pleasure to know her, my heart goes out to her family may she fly high minichiello family
Thinking of you all. We will miss your beautiful mom along with you. We are wishing you peace and comfort during this difficult time. Love Deb, Jerry, Adam, Greg and Stephen
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