David M. Taranto

February 18, 1983 ~ July 30, 2022 (age 39)


Stow, MA

David M. Taranto, 39, of Stow, MA died unexpectedly on Saturday, July 30, 2022.

David is survived by his parents, Donald Taranto of Stow, MA, Deborah (Waugh) Lemay and  husband Philip Lemay of Shapleigh, ME; his former wife Sarah (Goen) Babb and their son Payton  Taranto of Greenfield, NH; his brother Brian Taranto and wife Brooke and their children, Colin  and Alyssa Taranto and his sister Michelle Taranto-Gomez and her children, Nevaeh and Deven  Gomez. He also leaves his partner Nichole Preeper and her children David loved and cared for,  Joey, Anthony and Michael along with many uncles, aunts, cousins, other relatives and friends.

David was born in Concord, MA and raised in Stow previously lived in Lunenburg. He attended  local schools including Minuteman Technical H.S. in Lexington, MA. In David’s youth he worked  at D&D Farms alongside his father at D&D Tree Works while fulfilling his passion for landscaping. 

David was an outdoorsman and always looked forward to traveling to the family property in Unity,  ME for hunting and fishing. He cherished when his son Payton could join him and share the  wonderful times together. Hunting and fishing were his hobbies but family was his passion.  Spending time with his son Payton, his parents, siblings and nieces and nephews, and Nichole and  her children always brought out the best in David. He will always be remembered by those who  loved and knew him.

Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the Tighe  Hamilton Regional Funeral Home, 50 Central Street, Hudson, MA 01749. David’s family will  gather for a private service to be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of David may be made to: (NAMI) National Alliance On Mental Illness

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August 9, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tighe Hamilton Funeral Home
50 Central St.
Hudson, MA 01749
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