Tamara Fredonna Blake, 53, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2012, unexpectedly in an accident at Indian Lake, New York.
She was born at Gallipolis, Ohio, on February 14, 1959, daughter of John E. Blake of Middleport and the late Sylvia Blake.
Tammy is the mother of Angela Wetzel and Jason Wetzel of the greater Columbus area. She was the proud grandmother to Tyler Hale. She is also survived by her brothers, John (Tammy) Blake of Rockport, Indiana, David (Tammy) Blake of Bellefountaine, Ohio, and Chuck (Barb) Blake of Freedom, Pennsylvania; aunts, Jeanine Broyles and Donna Sue Blake of Culloden, West Virginia; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Tammy was also survived by her companion for the last years, Rick Clar of Reynoldsburg.
Tammy worked with the United States Postal Service in Columbus, Ohio, as an operations support specialist. She was a 1977 graduate of Meigs High School and earned a bachelor of science degree from Franklin University with Summa Cum Laude honors.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 6, 2012, at the Marysville Church of Christ. Burial will follow at East Liberty Cemetery. Visiting hours will be from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Middleport, Ohio, and from 5-8 p.m. on Friday at the Marysville Church of Christ, and two hours prior to the service on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Breast Cancer Society.
A registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com.