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Pam Russell

October 10, 1955 — December 11, 2013

Pam S. Hopson Russell, 58, of New Boston, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at University of Iowa Hospital. Services are 2:30 p.m., Saturday, December 14, 2013 at the New Boston United Methodist Church. Burial is in the New Boston Cemetery. Visitation is noon until the time of service at the church where memorials may be left to the New Boston Community Center or to the family. Online condolences can be made at

Pam was born October 10, 1955 in Carthage, Illinois to Roger and Ann Boyles Hopson. She graduated from Unity High School in Mendon, Illinois. Pam married Jeff Russell April 28, 2001 in New Boston, Illinois.

She was formerly employed at the Ramada Inn in Quincy, Illinois and currently employed at Mercer Market as a cake decorator.

Pam was active in the New Boston Community Center and a volunteer for the annual New Boston Fish Fry. She enjoyed time with friends, family, a good book, bingo and playing cards and crossword puzzles.

Survivors include her husband: Jeff; three daughters: Renee Hargan of New Boston, Illinois; Regina Hargan (Rj) Strong of Muscatine, Iowa; Brandy Russell of New Boston, Illinois; one son: Nathan (Geneva) Russell of New Boston, Illinois; 10 grandchildren: Jarrett, Josie, Skylar, Kaylee, Bubba, Trey, Zoey, Allen, Kali, Samuel; her father: Roger Hopson of Ewing, Missouri; one sister: Deann (Jim) Turner of Ewing, Missouri; three brothers: Randy (Michele) Hopson of Palmyra, Missouri; David Hopson of Mason, Ohio; Myron Hopson of Quincy, Illinois; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Her mother; grandparents and two nieces: Jessie Hopson and Bree Jibben preceded her in death.

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Visitation Details

Saturday, December 14th, 2013, 12:00pm - 2:30pm, New Boston United Methodist Church

Service Details

Saturday, December 14th, 2013, 2:30pm, New Boston United Methodist Church

Interment Details

New Boston Cemetery

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