Kalitta Motorsports is sad to announce the passing of one of our family members, Tammy âOâ Oberhofer. Tammy succumbed to cancer June 18, 2013 after fiercely battling the disease for over a year.
Tammy, husband Jim âOâ, and daughter Ashley have been an integral part of the Kalitta Motorsports family for 30 years. Tammy, first serving as the teamâs public relations representative and most recently as the teamâs office manager, will be dearly missed but her remarkable spirit will remain with us forever.
OBERHOFER, Tammy S., age 53, of Ypsilanti, June 18, 2013. Beloved wife of Jim-O. Loving mother of Ashley-O. Dearest daughter of Keith and Virginia Ferrell. Dear sister of Tim (Therese) and Teri (Bubba). She was the proud owner of Tex the cat and her late dog, Chocolate. Tammy was in DRAW, Drag Racing Association of Women, and her favorite football team was the Cincinnati Bengals. She will be taken by Horse-Drawn Carriage to Michigan Memorial Park for Entombment.
Visitation and services for Tammy Oberhofer will take place on Wednesday, June 26 at:
Michigan Memorial Funeral Home
30895 West Huron River Drive
Flat Rock, MI 48134
Public visitation will be from 10:00AM – 1:00PM
Services will follow at 1:00PM and Tammy will be taken to her final resting place via horse drawn carriage.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the following charities that were dear to Tammy: B.R.A.K.E.S, DRAW (Drag Racing Association of Women), Racers for Christ, and Pandas International
http://www.putonthebrakes.com/ http://www.drawfasthelp.org/ http://teamrfc.org/ http://www.pandasinternational.org/wtmg.html