Pamela Simms

Pamela Simms age 59, passed away Friday October 12, 2012 , at the Gordon Memorial Hospital, after losing her battle with cancer. Pam was born February 9, 1953, in Gordon, to John Paul and Bonnie Jean (Warnke) Simms.
Pam attended school in Gordon until 1963 when she moved with her parents to Hay Springs, Nebraska and graduated with the class of 1971. After graduation she entered the school of nursing in Scottsbluff, NE, where she received her degree as a Registered Nurse.
Pam's first job was at the Chadron Hospital, she then moved to Denver and worked at the Children's Hospital, and later at St. Joseph's Hospital, where she worked her way up to night supervisor. She returned to Gordon in 2007 because of her illness.
Survivors include her mother Bonnie (Guy) Orr, aunt Dorothy Janssen, several aunts, cousins and step brothers and sisters, special friends Judy and Donnie and her cat Sweet Pea.
Preceding her in death were her Dad and step-mother, grandparents, several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Graveside services were held Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 1:30pm at the Hay Springs City Cemetery with Pastor Michael Wittrock officiating.
A memorial has been established and donations may be sent in care of Chamberlain-Pier Funeral Home PO Box 366 Gordon, NE 69343.
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