March 19, 1960 – Sept. 27, 2021
October 6, 2021
Tammy Sue Coleman, 61, of Sweet Home, died Sept. 27, 2021.
She was born March 19, 1960 in San Diego, Calif., to Loren and Joyce (Hettenger) Walnum.
Her family moved to Ramona, Calif., and lived there until 1975. She came to Oregon in November of 1975.
Mrs. Coleman drove school bus for the Sweet Home School District. She loved camping, horseback riding, painting, and spending time with her family on the ranch.
She is survived by her husband, Ricki Coleman; children Mandy, Sarah, Nickie and William; her parents; siblings Kim and John O'Dea, Skip Rittenbush and Patty; brother Terry Walnum; sisters Penny and her husband Jerry Brown, and Susan Hillyer; step-brother Clyde Rittenbush; and eight grandchildren.
Mrs. Coleman was preceded in death by her stepfather, Frank Rittenbush, in 2006; and brothers Chris Walnum in 2014, and Randy Walnum in 2010.
Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.