Pamela Diana Williams, 60, of Bethalto, passed away at 1:47 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, at Rosewood Care Center in Alton under the care of BJC Hospice.
She was born Oct. 30, 1954, in Granite City, the daughter of Frank Stephen and Helen (Heidreich) Hever Sr.
She married Homer Williams on Sept. 8, 1972. He survives.
Pamela was a medical fitter at Rinderers Pharmacy in Bethalto for 17 years. She was of the Catholic faith. She enjoyed NASCAR racing, the Dallas Cowboys and working with and grooming dogs. Most of all, her grandchildren were her greatest joy.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Teri and Ed Holder of Edwardsville; three grandchildren, Kara, Jena and Jake; a brother and sister-in-law, Frank Stephen and Judith Hever Jr. of Texas; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Ewayna Balfore of Pennsylvania, Omer and Carol Williams of Cottage Hills, Lois Jones of Hartford, Pamela Lynn Williams of Hartford, John and Brenda Williams of Alton, Shirley and John Lopez of New Mexico, and Sheila and Waldo Modlin of Bethalto; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother-in-law, Tom Williams.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, at the funeral home with Father Tom Liebler officiating.
Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.
Memorials may be made to the 5A’s Animal Society.
Online condolences and guestbook can be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.