Paula D. Layden, 63, unexpectedly died April 10, 2014 at her home.
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She was born in Rutland, April 19, 1950, daughter of Paul and Shirley (Elliott) Daniels.
Paula was a 1968 graduate of Rutland High School and 1972 graduate of Castleton State College.
She was a mortgage broker for Merrimack Mortgage Co.
Surviving are her husband, Thomas J. Layden of Rutland; a son, Matthew Layden of Rutland; 2 daughters, Andrea L. Rumsey of Burlington and Christie P. Layden of Tampa, FL; a brother, Paul Daniels of Rutland; a sister, Karen Daniels of Washington, D.C.; 2 grandchildren, Benjamin and Annabelle Rumsey.
Paula was a devoted mother, grandmother, and friend. She had hopes of helping others find peace in God. Her greatest joy was giving herself to family and friends. Her eyes were full of compassion and she was known to go the extra mile to help others. Her passing was far too soon and she will be greatly missed.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clifford Funeral Home.
Clifford Funeral Home
2 Washington St Rutland, VT 05701
Published in Rutland Herald on Apr. 15, 2014