May 23, 1972 - July 27, 2012
Tammy Effinger lost her battle with cancer on July 27, 2012. She was 40. Tammy was a longtime resident of Walla Walla until moving to Urbana, Ill., in 1990. Tammy loved to read books, watch TV, fish and babysit her nieces and nephews.
She is survived by her sons, Jason Effinger, Mattoon, Ill., and Joshua Brown of Covington, Ind.; her mother, Doris Wilhelm of Walla Walla; father, Gary Effinger Sr. of Walla Walla; sisters, Rhonda Effinger of Castle Rock, Wash., Juanita (Jeff) Anspach of Walla Walla, Linda (Marty) Downing of Mansfield, Ill.; two brothers, Dan Brown of Watford City, N.D., Gary (Mary) Effinger of West Lebanon, Ind.; grandson, Joshua K. Brown of Covington, Ind.; aunt, Linda (Alan) Raguso; grandpa, Paul Dodson; uncle, David (Chila) Hawkins, all of College Place; uncle, Dewayne Hawkins of Carson, Wash.; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Thelma Dodson; and aunt, Dixie Hawkins.
Memorial contributions can be made to Linda Downing or Juanita Anspach at 1476 E. 2750 N. Mansfield, IL., 61854