Kamper nee Goodwin, Tammy "Red"

Visitation:
Date: Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Time: 2:00 to 7:00 PPM

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Service:
Date: Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM

Service Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Interment:
Private committal at a later date.

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to the family.



Obituary
OBITUARY

Tamatha Renee Kamper, known to all as Tammy, and known affectionately as Red, of Lonedell, MO, departed this life in Creve Coeur, MO, on December 2, 2016, having reached the age of forty-one years, three months and eleven days. Tammy was born in Chicago, IL, daughter of Harold Ray Goodwin and Gladys Diann Goodwin nee Morgan, known to all as Diann. On October 24, 1998, she was united in marriage to Dennis Ray Kamper, known to all as Spike.

Tammy is survived by her husband, Spike Kamper of Lonedell, MO; by her children, Chasity Redhage and husband, Jared, of Union, MO and Tate Kamper of Lonedell; by her granddaughter, Natalee Redhage of Union; by her parents, Diann Morgan of St. Clair and Harold Goodwin and wife, Sandy, of Hayti, MO; by her parents-in-law, Doug Kamper and wife, Carol, of St. Clair; by her grandmothers-in-law, Opal Kamper of St. Clair and Annette Woodcock of Luebbering, MO; by her siblings, Jeff Goodwin and wife, Charity, and Debbie Hinson and husband, Bill, all of St. Clair; by her siblings-in-law, Dawn Kleinheider and husband, Dennis, of Washington, MO and Buck Kamper and wife, Patti, of Lonedell; by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.

Tammy was preceded in death by her mother-in-law, Linda Kamper.

Tammy was a Christian and member of Virginia Mines Baptist Church in Lonedell, MO. She was employed by the St. Clair R-XIII School District as a bus driver and was proud to have been driving the bus for fourteen years. Tammy loved the outdoors and going hunting and fishing with her family were favorite hobbies. She was a talented seamstress and also enjoyed crocheting. Nothing was more important to Tammy than family and many wonderful memories have been created. Her children and granddaughter were her pride and joy and each held a very special place in her heart.

A devoted and loving wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, daughter, daughter-in-law, granddaughter-in-law, sister, sister-in-law, niece, aunt, cousin and friend, she will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral services were held at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO, with the Rev. Ben Kingston officiating. Private committal will take place at a later date. Memorials may be made to the family.