Taelyr Marie Padgett, 27, of Lansing, Michigan, formerly of Gaylord, Michigan, passed away on March 8, 2020.

She was born on December 15, 1992, in Petoskey, Michigan, to Leasha Padgett.

The work Taelyr did at PAR Rehab made her proud.  She enjoyed her job and co-workers very much.

One of her favorite places was the Jordan River.  She often would walk many different paths there.  She also loved spending time with her family and friends.  Taelyr was always ready to try something new and fun.  She also loved her dog, Athena, very much.  Taelyr was always willing to help people in need.

She is survived by her mother, Leasha Padgett; grandparents, Fred and Marge Padgett; uncle, Ken Padgett; aunt, Karen Harbin; cousin, Brianna Harbin; numerous loving great aunts, great uncles, cousins, her beloved friend Jason Petersen, and many other friends.

A funeral service will be held, 1:00 p.m., Sunday, March 15, 2020, at the Nelson Funeral Home with visitation beginning at 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.  A luncheon will follow at the Livingston Hall.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home, PO Box 1548, Gaylord MI 49734.