Tamara "Tami" Brague (Smith)
Tamara J. “Tami” Brague, 58, of Pleasant Prairie, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, September 2, 2018, at Froedtert South-St. Catherine’s Medical Center Campus surrounded by her family.
Born in Libertyville, IL, on January 24, 1960, she was the daughter of the late William and Bohnita (Blish) Smith. Tami grew up in Wonder Lake, IL, and graduated from Woodstock High School. She went on to get her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Grand Canyon University. She moved to Kenosha in 2004 from McHenry, IL. Tami was employed with PowerBrace Corporation as the Director of Quality Assurance.
On September 13, 2013, she married Dale Brague in Kenosha.
She lived a passionate life and valued nothing more than the fun she had with her family and friends.
Survivors include her husband, Dale Brague of Pleasant Prairie; five children, Rodney (Clara) Crandall of Algonquin, IL, Robert (Margaret) Crandall of Crystal Lake, IL, Amber Franklin of Kenosha, Nicole Brague of Kenosha, and Ashley (Matt) Stukel of Kenosha; four brothers, Bruce (Barbara) Smith of Bruce Crossing, MI, Brian (Linda) Smith of Trevor, Bryce (Judy) Smith of McHenry, IL, and Brett (Lauren) Reith of Wonder Lake, IL; a sister, Virginia (Tim) Ramsey of Thousand Palms, CA; and eight grandchildren, Paige, Noah, Noah, Kamron, Jazmyne, Karina, Jayden, and Calvin. She also had a special place in her heart for “Punky” Brett Reith. She leaves behind her 4-legged children Oscar and Paco and is now reunited with Dante.
Her absence, along with her presence, will always be felt by her loved ones.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 12th, at Proko Funeral Home from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 12:00 noon. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Kenosha Firefighters C.A.R.E. would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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