September 22, 1970 - February 9, 2019
Tawny Marie Zach, 48, of Cortland, NE passed away February 9, 2019 in Lincoln. She was born September 22, 1970 in Aberdeen, MD. Her parents are Lyle and Diana (Staberg) Dowding of Bennet.
Being a stay-at-home mom, Tawny kept busy raising and spending time with her kids enjoying crafts, going to the zoo, visiting the Children's museum, gathering for Mom's Group, and attending her children's ballgames. Tawny was an avid scrapbooker, enjoyed gardening and canning, and whenever possible, was up for an occasional night out playing Bunco with her friends.
In the community, Tawny was an active member of the St. James Catholic Church in Cortland, where she taught CCD classes and was involved with P.C.C.W. activities. Tawny also volunteered her time helping the Cortland Improvement Association with the various community events that they sponsored throughout the year.
Family members include her husband Ed; children Morgan, Bryce and Lauren Zach; parents Lyle and Diana Dowding, Bennet; sister Lagena (Kris) Weitzel, North Platte; brother Tyson (Angie) Dowding, Firth.
Rosary: 5 p.m., Wednesday, February 13, 2019, Roper and Sons South Lincoln Chapel, 3950 Hohensee Drive (40th & Yankee Hill Rd). Mass of Christian Burial: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, February 14, 2019, St. James Catholic Church, 500 West 1st Street, Cortland. Memorials to family for future designation. Visitation from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Roper and Sons South Lincoln Chapel. Condolences online at Roperandsons.com.