Tamara Tonsberg, 51

Tamara Dee Tonsberg, age 51, of Maple Plain, passed away Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, after a lengthy illness.

A Celebration of Life will take place Saturday, Jan. 19 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Independence City Hall, 1920 County Rd 90, Maple Plain. At the family’s request, please wear Tamara’s favorite color, which was purple. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred.

Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

Tamara was born April 3, 1967, in Robbinsdale, to Marlyn and Delores (Czech) Tonsberg.

She was a loving daughter, sister, and aunt. Her laugh would light up a room.

Tamara was employed with TruGreen in Minnetonka.

She was preceded in death by her father, Marlyn; and grandparents Val and Anne Czech, and Ted and Esther Tonsberg.

Tamara is survived by her mother, Delores; brothers Scott Tonsberg, and Steven (Jennifer) Tonsberg; nieces Delilah Tonsberg, and Moriah Tonsberg; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends; as well as Tamara’s beloved cats, Carmella and Monet.

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