- December 3, 1938 - December 27, 2012
- Victor, Iowa
of Pamela's Passing
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“We are very sorry to hear about your loss. You are in our thoughts. Pam was always so nice and even attended a bridal shower to represent Jon's...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Jon and Lisa Newton - IA - Cousin
“Thoughts and Prayers go out to All the Family of Pam, what a wonderfull person she was. I had the pleasure of working with her for many years. Oh yes...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Dorma Rusbult - Belle Plaine, IA
“I am very sorry for your loss. Pam was a loving and caring lady in the short time I spent with her she made a big impact on my life. I loved every...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: michelle kriegel - ladora, IA
“So sorry for your loss! Prayers for your family.
4 of 15 | Posted by: Mark and Kris Walter - IA
“Darlene: Sending prayers to you and your family on this sad weekend. Mothers are the world to us daughters. I hope she is pain free and in peace. ...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Elise Kukuzke - Marengo, IA
“We all need a time to grieve - quiet time for reflection to sift through memories and come to grips with what has happened. We all need a time for...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Vicki Hobbs - friend
“Our sympathy is extended to the family of Pamela Stevens. May God be with your family and comfort you during the days ahead.
7 of 15 | Posted by: Sarah and Michael Elliott - IL
“I can picture her out on the farm with all her kids and all of us that stayed over nite.:)
Coralling us, feeding us, playing with us, and always...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Patricia Van Nevel Carter - FL
“Please accept our condolences at this difficult time. Thank you for allowing us to care for Pam and know that you are all in our thoughts & prayers.
9 of 15 | Posted by: David & Coleen Yearian - IA
“sending you our thoughts at this sad time, wishing you peace
10 of 15 | Posted by: Ben and connie rhodes - IA
“I will keep all of you in my prayes. Your Mom was always fun to be around. I will always remember the she and i made a dress for home commingfor Dar....Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Janet VanErsvelde - Friend
“Pam Maxine Fetzer and I battled breast cancer around the same time. Pam would make us laugh when many days we just wanted to cry. She was a beautiful...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Edna Hedlund - Victor, IA
“Dar, Lori and family, I am very sadden at the news of your mother's passing, oh how Pam could make me smile, she was a very bright spot in my life at...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Bonnie - Victor, IA - friend
“Cheryl so sorry for your loss. (((Hugs))) and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time..If you need anything just call..take care...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Shelley and Tom Close - IL
“My sincerest sympathy to Pam's entire family. I loved her so much and it is hard to let go even knowing she is with Our Lord and Savior and with her...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Jan Bringmann - Victor, IA
Smith Funeral Home
Pamela Stevens, 74, of Victor, passed away at Rose Haven Nursing Home in Marengo, Iowa on Thursday December 27, 2012.
A funeral mass will be held 10:00 a.m., Monday, December 31, 2012, at St. Bridget Catholic Church in Victor, with Rev. Brian Shepley officiating. Organist will be Verabeth Bricker, and vocalist Anna Upah. Casket bearers will be Justin Belden, Chad Roberts, Jim Richardson, Matthew James Richardson, Jeremy Richardson, and Matt Richardson. Interment will be at the Calvary Cemetery in Victor
A visitation will be held prior to the service from 8:30 a.m. until 9:30a.m., at the church
Pamela was born on December 3, 1938, to Richard and Margaret Burry Ringler in Iowa City, Iowa. She started her education at St. John's Catholic school in Victor until the eighth grade, then attended and graduated from Iowa Valley community High School with the class of 1956. She began working in Cedar Rapids for a short time before moving to Burbank California. On November 27, 1957, she was united in marriage to Melvin Stevens at St. Xavier's Catholic Church in Burbank. The couple later returned to Iowa to raise their five children on the family farm. Pamela was employed by Amana Refrigeration for 22 years. She was forced to retired after she was diagnosed of breast cancer.
Pamela enjoyed spending time with her mother and all her family and friends. She also enjoyed listening to Elvis Presley and Danny O' Donnel, and was proud to be part Irish. she was inspiration to all the lives she touched, and was always putting them before herself. She will be greatly missed.
Pamela is survived by her mother; Margaret Ringler of Marengo, sister; Cheryl (Jim) Richardson of Rock Island, Illinois, brother; Richard Ringler of Cedar Rapids, daughters; Darlene (Daniel) Belden of Marengo, Laura Roberts of Victor, son; Darrel (Jill) Stevens of Victor, grandsons; Chad (Chloe) Roberts of Victor, Justin Belden of Cedar Rapids, and Levi Stevens of Victor, granddaughter; Ashley Belden of Parnell, and great-grandson; Cohen Roberts of Victor, niece; Jessica Ringler, nephews; Matt and Jeremy Richardson.
She was preceded in death by her father; Richard, husband; Melvin of 44 years, sons; Dale and Mark Stevens, and son–in-law; Greg Roberts.
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