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Tammy (Bechtel) James

August 3, 1965 ~ March 16, 2022 (age 56)

Obituary

     Tammy James, 56, of Georgetown, passed away at 12:05pm, Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center, Danville, IL.  She was born on August 3, 1965, in Lincoln, IL, the daughter of Charles and Mildred {Holland} Bechtel, both deceased.  She was also preceded in death by her brother, James Bechtel.
     Tammy will be dearly missed by her children, Allen Bechtel & Shelby James; her granddaughter, Ariah Bechtel; her sister, Peggy (Doug - her favorite brother-in-law) Wolpert; her nephew, Charlie (Sarah) Wolpert; her niece, Kayla Wolpert; her great nieces & great nephew, Lillian, Eleanore, & Theodore; and her faithful cat, Angus.
     Tammy worked at Autozone for many years.  She enjoyed watching soap operas and was a huge NASCAR fan, always cheering on her favorite drivers, Dale Earnhardt SR & JR and Martin Truex.  She enjoyed reading and doing puzzles.  She was always a fan of the Chicago Cubs & Chicago Bears.  She was a wonderful daughter, sister, mother and Nana whose loving presence will be dearly remembered.
     The family would like to thank Elizabeth and Dusty from LinCare for their care and support shown to Tammy and her family.
     A celebration of Tammy’s life will be held at 2:00pm, Saturday, March 26, 2022, at Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Georgetown, Illinois 200 E. West St. Georgetown, Illinois 61846 with Pastor Gary Farris officiating.  Visitation will be held 11:00am to 2:00pm on Saturday prior to her service at the funeral home.  As per her wishes, Tammy will be accorded cremation rites.  Memorials would be welcome to assist with final expenses.  Please join her family in sharing memories, photos, & videos through her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
March 26, 2022

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Sunset's Houghton-Leasure Funeral Chapel
200 E. West Street
Georgetown, , IL 61846

Funeral Service
Saturday
March 26, 2022

2:00 PM
Sunset's Houghton-Leasure Funeral Chapel
200 E. West Street
Georgetown, , IL 61846

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