Tamara J. Kennett, 57, of Emden,IL. passed away April 9, 2016 at her home after a brave battle with a short illness.
Cremation rites will be accorded. There will be no services at this time. Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home has been entrusted with her care.
Tamara was born December 17, 1958 in Lincoln, IL., the daughter of William Chambers and Jean Taylor. She married Mark Kennett on December 6, 1980 in Lincoln, IL.
She was a Registered Nurse for many years, having been employed at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital and St. Clara’s Manor. She enjoyed nursing and was especially good at caring for her patients.
Surviving are her husband Mark Kennett of Emden, IL., daughter Casey Kennett and fiancé Michael Halpin of Emden, IL., sister Lori Frasier of Auburn, IL., and brother Eric Chambers of WI.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial donations may be made to the family of Tamara Kennett.