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Amanda S. Taylor

March 15, 1959 ~ September 15, 2022 (age 63)


Amanda S. Taylor

Madison-Amanda S. Taylor, 63, a life resident, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, September 15, 2022.

She was born on March 15, 1959, in Oneida, the daughter of Harold and Mary King Howlett.  Amanda was a graduate of Morrisville High School.  She was united in marriage in 1976 to Dennis Taylor.  For the last 46 years, she was deeply involved in the family business, the Madison Auction House.  She was a professional appraiser of antiques and household sales.  Amanda was a natural at the art of buying and selling just about anything.  In her spare time, she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.  She enjoyed just about any game that she could play with Owen.  Amanda was also an avid reader. 

Amanda’s family mourns her sudden passing; they  include her husband, soul mate and business partner, Dennis Taylor; her children and their spouses, Derick and Maggie Taylor of Eaton, and Lindsey and Drew Deland of Madison; her cherished grandchildren Harlee Taylor and Owen Winn; her father  and step mother Harold and Josie Howlett of Leland’s Pond; her siblings: Kathleen Howlett of Pompano Beach, FL; Peggy Whipple of TN; Debra Reichert of  Eatonville, WA; Virginia and Doug Hoyt of Canastota; Peter and Beverly Howlett of Croghan; and John Howlett of Kernersville, NC.  Several nieces and nephews also survive Amanda.

She was predeceased by her mother Mary F. Howlett in July of 2000.

In keeping with Amanda’s wishes, there will be no services or public calling hours.  Amanda and her family are being personally cared for by Jeffrey T. Paul, Director, of the Paul Funeral Home of Madison. To offer a condolence or share a memory please visit:

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