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Pamela "Pam" Ketsenburg

October 1, 1954 ~ March 5, 2017 (age 62)
Pamela "Pam" Ketsenburg, 62, of Hannibal, Mo. passed away at 4:26 a.m. Sunday, March 5, 2017, at Hannibal Regional Hospital.

Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 10, 2017, at the Smith Funeral Home & Chapel. Pastor Steve Goughnour will officiate. Burial will follow in the La Belle Cemetery in La Belle, Mo.

Visitation will be held 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, March 9, 2017, at the Smith Funeral Home & Chapel.

Pam was born on October 1, 1954, in Quincy, Ill. the daughter of James Audrey and Ilene Murl (Walker) Richardson.

She was married to Richard "Dick" Ketsenburg on October 6, 1973, La Belle, Mo. He survives her.

Other survivors include two daughters, Stacy Kamrowski (Anthony) of New London, Mo. and Tracy Ketsenburg of Hannibal, Mo.; three grandchildren, Bo, Madison and Johnathan Kamrowski; and one great grandson, Remington Harris.

Mrs. Ketsenburg was preceded in death by her parents.

Pam graduated from Highland High School in the class of 1972. She had worked as a homemaker all of her life, helping raise her daughters and helping her parents throughout their senior years.

Pam enjoyed attending her friend, Candy Coburn's concerts, going to the casino, and playing mobile games. But most of all, she cherished the time spent with her family, friends and cats.

Mrs. Ketsenburg previously was a member of the La Belle Methodist Church.

Pallbearers will be Dale Donovan, Steve Goughnour, Anthony Kamrowski, Dr. Michael Tentori, Bob Sparks, and Kenny Williams.

Memorial contributions may be made to the James E. Cary Cancer Center or the Northeast Missouri Humane Society, in care of the Smith Funeral Home & Chapel.

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