MADISON- Kae Lynn Taylor, age 59, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on August 8, 2014.

She was born in Omaha, Nebraska, on June 15, 1955, the daughter of Shirley (Milbourn) and Richard Trouba. She married William Bud Taylor, Jr., on November 17, 1973.

Kae graduated from the University of Nebraska- Omaha with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts. She was an award winning artist, known for her drawing and batik.

She is survived by her husband, Bud; her daughters, Nicole, Amanda and Kristen; her granddaughter, Aiana; her siblings, Lawrence (Sue) Trouba and Laura (Kevin) Jennings; and her step-siblings, Cheryl (Don) Knuttel, Greg (Becky) Trouba and Debbie (David) Trouba.

She was preceded in death by her parents; many friends, and beloved pets.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff at UW Hospital’s B6 wing.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY, 5101 Schofield Street, Monona, with Father John Silva presiding. A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass at the church on Tuesday.

In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or to the family to help with Kae’s medical expenses.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: www.ryanfuneralservice.com