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Obituary: Tammy J. Adler

Jun 05, 2015 04:51PM ● Published by Jim

Tammy J. Adler, age 48, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Beaver Dam on June 4, 2015.

The funeral service will be at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Beaver Dam on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation will follow and an inurnment will be at a later date.

The former Tammy Jo Wampole was born on June 24, 1966 to David and Rose (Benson) Wanoike in Rockford, Illinois. She was united in marriage with Stewart Adler on February 20, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Tammy worked for many years as a counselor for the Depart of Corrections, working at Taycheedah Women’s Prison. In recent years, Tammy worked as the office administrator for the family business, ICS. Throughout her careers, she touched the hearts of many. Tammy’s love for her family was the most important thing to her. 

She will be missed by her husband, Stewart; sons, Justin Kopmeyer (Erin Posthuma), Joshua Kopmeyer, and Jacob Kopmeyer (Natosha Hinzmann); grandchildren, Kylie, Katelyn, Kirah, and Cameron; mother, Rose Benson (Nick Spang); father David (Dianna) Wampole; brother, Mike (Tracy) Wampole; step-son, Jamie Adler; half-sisters, Becky (Teddy) Merwin, and Nichole Wampole; adored nephew, Carter; many other nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles; and several friends. Tammy was preceded in death by her brothers, Davey and Scott; grandparents; and several aunts and uncles.

The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. To leave online condolences, or for directions and other information, please visit our website at


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