After an eight-year battle with Alzheimer's, Taffy Wilber died on August 2, 2010.
Taffy was a loving mother of five children and a large host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was the wife of Del Wilber, a baseball player, manager, and coach who died in 2002.
Taffy's career included ground-breaking work in the early 1960s as a radio professional for KMOX in St. Louis. She later worked in the front office for the St. Louis Cardinals and then created and ran her own public relations firm in St. Louis.