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Pamela Dodd

Birth Date: August 12, 1950
Death Date: April 15, 2019

Pamela Jo Dodd, 68, of Decatur, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019 at Decatur Memorial Hospital.

Pamela was born August 12, 1950 in Monticello, the daughter of Owen and Mary (Cheisher) Dodd.

Surviving are her sister, Phyllis Lynch of Mississippi; her nieces and nephews, Rebecca (Todd) Williams of Wisconsin; Scott (Jody) Wilkins of Decatur; James (Becky) Wilkins of Minnesota; Crystal (Mark) Lourash of Mt. Zion; Sarah Helm, Tony Dodd, Raymond Dodd, and Kelly Hodges, all of Kentucky; and Brenda (Ron) Traxer of Mississippi. She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Jackie Lynn Dodd; a sister, Marcella Lourash-Schuman; and a nephew, Stephen Hayes.

Pamela worked at A Step Forward for many years. She loved playing cards. She also loved to collect sunglasses and watches. She enjoyed watching the Special Olympics.

A visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Moran & Goebel Funeral Home. A graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Croninger Cemetery in Cisco.

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April 23, 2019
5:00 pm
- 7:00 pm
Moran & Goebel Funeral Home
2801 North Monroe Street Decatur, IL 62526
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Graveside Service
April 24, 2019
10:00 am
Croninger Cemetery
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  1. Pamela Jo, you were loved and will be missed by all of us you leave behind! You were always the most gentle, loving girl, and a tribute to your mom, dad, and family! I hope to see you again, one of these days! Until then, give your mom, dad, brother, sister, and Grandma and Grandpa Dodd a big hug for me!

  2. Pam, you are missed so very much! I’m honored to have worked with you for almost 20 years! Becker will miss your sassy self sweetie ❤️

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