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Tammy Marie Broshar-Paddock, 63, Shinglehouse


“Beloved wife, mother grandmother, and sister”

SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa.—Tammy Marie Broshar-Paddock, 63, of Shinglehouse, formerly of Olean, NY and Wellsville, NY, passed away unexpectedly in her home on Monday, August 28, 2023.

Born on Friday, October 9, 1959 in Arlington, Texas, she was a daughter of Robert E. and Alice M. Howell Broshar.  On October 7, 2001 in Geneva, N.Y., she married Jonathan S. Paddock, who survives.

Tammy was self-employed as a furniture painter, owning Alice’s Wonderland in Wellsville, N.Y., where she offered handmade products, such as soaps and candles.  Tammy served as the Dog Control officer in Wellsville for several years.

She loved art and enjoyed doing crafts. She cherished her pets.  Her greatest love was her family.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband; three children, Nicole L. “Nikki” Constantino of Albany, NY, Jennifer M. (Andrew) Perkins of Wellsville, NY, and James P. Pastor, Jr. of Obi, NY.; seven grandchildren, Rowen Constantino, Alexis Perkins, Colton Perkins, Laney Perkins, Bailey Pastor, Garrison Pastor, and Owen Pastor; a brother, Edward W. Broshar of Belfast, NY; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Tammy was predeceased by three siblings, Robert Broshar, Donna Skinner, and Richard Broshar.

A celebration of Tammy’s life will be held in the future.  Tammy will be laid to rest with her mother and sister in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Friendship, NY.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the SPCA Serving Allegany County, PO Box 381, Wellsville, NY 14895.

Tammy’s family has entrusted her care and cremation arrangements to Kevin J. Dusenbury, funeral director/owner of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.

To express condolences, light a candle or share a fond memory of Tammy, please visit or the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home Facebook page.

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