January 22, 1951 ~ December 24, 2011
Stephanie passed away on December 24, 2011 at her home in Hillsboro after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 60.
Steph was born on January 22, 1951 in Burlington, IA, the daughter of John Wendall and Harriet (Waste) Taylor. At age 7, she moved to Beulah, ND and graduated from Beulah in 1968.
After living in South Dakota and northern Minnesota, she settled in Hillsboro in 1978. She was united in marriage to Tracy on August 20, 1999. Steph was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church. She enjoyed camping trips, Christmas baking, reading, gardening and spending time with family.
Steph is survived by her loving husband, Tracy; her son, Scott (Kristina) Neuberger of Colton, SD; her daughters, Tina Mudge of Hillsboro; Brandie (Deveryn) Malmlov and Miranda (Jason) Stach, both of Moorhead, MN; and her 9 grandchildren. She is also survived by her mother, and siblings - Tammy, George, Connie, Harry and Ruth.
She is preceded in death by her father; her step dad, George Cokens; her grandparents; and a niece.