Tamara L. "Tammy" Wagner, 44, of rural Bellevue, died Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at The Cleveland Clinic.
She was born Feb. 28, 1968, in Kalamazoo, Mich., to Norbert and Tanya (Olesko) Woodhams.
Tammy graduated from Port Clinton High School and went on to Bowling Green State University and earned her bachelor's degree in education. She also received her master's degree in education from BGSU. She had been a school teacher in the North Baltimore, Bowling Green, and Fremont school systems. Tammy enjoyed reading, watching her son perform in the band, and planting flowers around her house.
On July 8, 2000, she married Richard Wagner, and he survives. Also surviving are her son, Zackery T. Knauss, of Bellevue; her parents, Norbert and Tanya Woodhams, of West Chester, Ohio; and her siblings, Chris (Mark) Ritsema, Norbert (Kim) Woodhams Jr., and Jennifer (Todd) Kuipers.
Visitation will be 10-noon on Friday, Feb. 15, at the Auxter Funeral Home, 1105 Castalia St., Bellevue.
Her funeral service will be at noon on Friday at the funeral home. The Rev. Juli Lejman-Guy will officiate and burial will follow in Bellevue City Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent at www.auxterfuneralhomes.com.
Auxter Funeral Home
1105 Castalia St Bellevue, OH 44811
Published in The Bellevue Gazette on Feb. 13, 2013