|Birth: ||Apr. 1, 1993|
|Death: ||Jul. 4, 2011|
Lauren was born in Boston, MA, on April 1, 1993, the daughter of Mary K. Dunne and Malcolm L. Astley. Lauren was a lifelong resident of Wayland and was a graduate of Wayland High School, Class of 2011. She was planning to attend Elon University in North Carolina this fall. She was an accomplished tennis player and was a member of the Muses, an acapella singing group. Lauren also studied French horn and played in the Metrowest Youth Symphony Orchestra. For eight years she attended the YMCA Camp Nellie Huckins in Freedom, NH, as a camper and then as a counselor. In 2006 Lauren excelled in the leading role in Annie at the Weston Friendly Society of the Performing Arts. She was also avidly interested in the fashion business, valued her work at the Natick, MA, clothing store, 344, and was skilled in customer relations and sales. She was an active member of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Wayland where she sang in the children's choir, took part in the Youth Group, and also volunteered on several trips to help with rebuilding in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. She could drive a "stick" shift. Lauren was a self-possessed young woman of energy, hope, and caring, who lived her life with laughter and to the fullest.
Created by: AngelWings
Record added: Jul 05, 2011
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