ALLIANCE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Nancy Lee Taylor, age 70, passed away Thursday, December 30, 2021 at Cleveland Clinic Mercy Hospital in Canton of a sudden illness.

She was born December 7, 1951 to the late Charles and Dorothy (Yeagley ) Lockner.

Nancy grew up in Sebring. She graduated from high school and attended Mansfield Business College.

She enjoyed fishing in catfish tournaments. She was an advocate for animals and rescued dogs that were in need. Her dogs brought her a lot of enjoyment. She was family orientated and loved her grandchildren and family. She will be greatly missed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her common law husband, Guy Taylor; a sister, Carol and brothers, Butch, Gayle, Chuck and Greg.

She is survived by a daughter, Sonya Craven; sons, Raymond (Deana) Lockner, Gary Craven and Jeffrey (Stephanie) Johnson; sisters, Dorothy, Karen and Maryanne; brother, Gary; 17 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and extended family.

A memorial service will be planned for a future date.

Friends and family may share their online condolences at www.deansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home.

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A television tribute will air Sunday, January 2, 2022, at the following approximate times: 8:58 a.m. on WKBN and 7:58 p.m. on FOX.