Pamela Marie “Pam” Cottrill, 66, passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Dec. 6, 1950, to Charlie and Marie (Smith) Keaton, the second of four daughters.
Pam enjoyed the fun and loving times growing up with her sisters. She graduated from Circleville High School in 1969. She married Ray in 1970 and began the happiest years of her life.
Loved ones who have passed are her parents; her children, Cindy Marie and Timothy Allen Cottrill; her father- and mother-in-law, Arnold and Ruth Cottrill; and brothers-in-law, Donald Cottrill Sr. and Bill Francis.
Loved ones left behind are husband, Charles “Ray” Cottrill Sr.; son, Charles “Chip” Cottrill Jr.; grandchildren, Maria Claire and Vincent Ray Cottrill; daughter, Christine “Chris” (Kevin) Yoakem and her children, Jonah, Ben and Bailey Yoakem; nephew, Donnie (Michelle) Cottrill Jr.; sisters, Donna (Daryl) Dyke, Brenda Francis and Gayla (Leeann) Keaton; many much-loved nieces and nephews; and special friends Jeane Crider and Joann Mineer.
Funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017, at Defenbaugh-Wise-Schoedinger Funeral Home, with Pastor Keith Davis officiating. Friends may call from 1 p.m. Saturday until the time of the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 116 Morris Rd., Circleville, OH 43113.
The fight is over
My end of time is now
I would keep fighting
But I’ll take a graceful bow
Your heart is heavy
Pain, loss and grief
Loving me and remembering me
In your heart I’ll forever keep.
To share a memory of Pam or send condolences, visit www.schoedinger.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal