Pamela Sloane, of Mora, died on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at Gracepoint Crossing East in Cambridge, MN. She was 67 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held on Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 10:30 AM at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Hinckley with Fr. Cornelius Kelleher officiating.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be one hour prior to the service, from 9:30 – 10:30 AM, on Wednesday at the church.
INURNMENT will take place at a later date in West Virginia
Pamela Kay Sloane, of Mora, MN, died on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at GracePointe Crossing in Cambridge after a long battle with kidney failure. She was 67 years old.
Pamela was born August 21, 1944 in Charleston, West Virginia to parents Lennie Jane (Utt) and Robert Lett. She grew up in Cross Lanes, WV, and graduated in 1962 from Nitro High School in Nitro, WV. She married Robert Sloane on May 4, 1969 in Charleston, WV. They started a family in 1971 and had two children. Pam was a housewife and mother until Robert passed away from cancer in 1984. As a widow she raised her children and worked as a caregiver for persons with developmental disabilities. She was a volunteer and coach for little league when her children were young. She loved sporting events and spent many hours watching her son play football. Pam moved to Mora, Minnesota in 1998 to be near her grandchildren. She worked at WalMart in Cambridge, MN for several years. Pam called Bingo at the Mora American Legion on Tuesday nights and was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. Pam was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Hinckley, MN. She loved reading, word puzzles, watching college football, and spending time with her grandchildren and her dogs.
Preceding her in death were her mother Lennie Jane Utt Lett; father Robert Lett; husband Robert L. Sloane; and her brother-in-law Ed Rader.
She is survived by her brother Robert Lett and his wife Linda; sister Myrna Rader; children Lee Ann King and husband Adam; Travis Sloane and Diane Murner Barnes; grandchildren Elijah King, Isaiah King, Gabriel King, Grace King, William King, Danielle Barnes, Georgia Barnes, Virginia Barnes and Victoria Barnes; step-mother Geneva Lett, step-sister Debbie Beane (husband Jay), step-brother Joe Carter (wife Rose); many nephews, nieces and friends.
A Memorial Service was held on Wednesday, April 11th at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Hinckley with Fr. Cornelius Kelleher officiating. Music was provided by Joni Nelson. Inurnment will be at a later date in West Virginia. Arrangements were handled by Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora. Condolences may be posted at www.aifuneralhome.com