Tammy R. Dudley

   The memorial service for Tammy R. Dudley, 55, of Aberdeen, SD, will be 10:30am, Monday, September 11, 2023, at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church with Father John Short, Celebrant. Burial will be at St. Bernard’s Catholic Cemetery. Tammy died Sunday, August 27, at Avera St. Luke’s in Aberdeen. 
   Tammy was born in Aberdeen, SD on March 19, 1968, to Lavern & Sandra (Stuchl) Manning. She grew up in Redfield, SD and attended Redfield Elementary & High School.  
   She moved to Aberdeen, SD where she met the love of her life and significant other, Mike Banes. She enjoyed going to Marlins for her morning coffee and visiting with friends and staff. She loved animals, especially her cats, dogs, and horses. If there was an animal in need of help or needed a home she would take them in. She enjoyed cooking, baking and playing games on her phone with her sister Mechelle. She was an avid Minnesota Vikings fan. 
   She enjoyed working at various Casinos in Aberdeen but due to health issues she was unable to do that anymore and had to go on disability. She also spent many hours and days helping and visiting her son Josh who is in a nursing home for traumatic brain injury from a hit and run accident.  
   Tammy is survived by her father, Lavern (Diane) Manning of Huron SD; three sons: Josh Manning of Miller SD, Jerren Manning of Sioux Falls SD, Jordan (Katyee) Manning of West Fargo, ND; Two grandchildren: Chance Manning of Aberdeen and Zayden Manning of West Fargo ND; Five sister: Debbie Stuchl of Watertown SD, Lisa (Robert George) Manning of Frankfort SD, Mechelle (Bill) Jackson of Arapahoe NE, Julie (Roberto) Dominguez of Kenner LA, and Nicole (Tad) Patridge of Huron SD; One brother: Kenny Manning of Sioux Falls SD and many nieces and nephews.

  Tammy was preceded in death by her mother, Sandra (Stuchl) Manning; one brother, Sheldon Manning, and her grandparents, Jerry & AnnaMarie Stuchl, and Ed & Grace Manning.