Astronomy enthusiast Tammy Plotner dies after struggle with MS

Posted by David Eicher
on Friday, February 13, 2015

Credit: Universe Today
Sad news from the world of amateur astronomy: Ohio amateur astronomer Tammy Plotner, well known as an energetic observer and author, died on Wednesday after a long battle with multiple sclerosis.

She was the author of several books, including Moonwalk with Your Eyes (Springer, 2010) and The Night Sky Companion (Create Space, 2012).

You can read an article about Tammy by our good friend Fraser Cain, of Universe Today, for which Tammy contributed much writing.

RIP Tammy. You will be missed by the entire community.

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