Tamara “Tammy” Helen Gambill passed away February 25th, 2021 at home surrounded by family. She was born on October 5th, 1961, in Pendleton, Oregon, to Warren C. and A. Louise Fernalld. Tammy attended school in Pendleton, graduating in 1980. She enjoyed working in retail for various businesses in Pendleton. Tammy took great joy in spending time with her grandchildren. She enjoyed family gatherings. Known as the “family cook” she cooked meals for their large gatherings. She was always willing to try a new recipe. Being an outdoor person, you would almost always find her outside chasing a weed, tending to her flowers, or grooming her lawn. Where ever Tammy was there was sure to be a pet or critter of some kind. She enjoyed having horses. She always had a dog or two or three at her heels with a cat or two in the mix. She enjoyed doing various home renovation projects. She was always painting something somewhere in the house. She had a talent for plastering walls and refinishing a piece of furniture. She is survived by her husband, Kurtis Gambill; her children: Matt (Tonya) LeGore, Michelle LeGore, Mindy (Rick Bradshaw) LeGore; her brothers: Richard (Joyce) Fernalld, Kevin (Marsha) Fernalld; her sisters: Lynn Muir, Ruth Dalton, Katherine (Leo) Doherty and Margaret Picard; cousins, nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Tammy is preceded in death by her first husband, parents, grandparents and a nephew. The graveyard service will be announced at a later date.
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