Pamela Francisco, age 66, of Ripon, WI, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 17, 2017, while visiting family in Ashland, WI.
Pamela was born August 17, 1950, in Ashland, WI, the daughter of Arnold and Margaret (Pajtash) Tutland. She graduated from Ondossagon High School. On August 24, 1968, Pamela married Thomas Francisco in Sheboygan, WI. She worked as an owner/manager of Piggly Wiggly Grocery Store in Ripon. After retiring, Pamela enjoyed helping out at Diedrich Jewelers in Ripon. She also enjoyed working with her flower gardens at her home.
Survivors include her son, Dave (special friend, Melissa Littlefield) Francisco of Ripon, WI; daughter, Michelle (Dennis) Moehring of West Bend, WI; four grandchildren, Davidson and Davine Francisco both of Ripon, WI and Destany and Dustin Francisco both of Rockford, IL; seven sisters, Dawn Berglund of Ashland, WI, Wendy Cameron of Ripon, WI, Judy (James) Kmetz of Ashland, WI, Vicky (George) Stollfuss of Ripon, WI, Patsy (Steve) Brilla of Mason, WI, Tracy (Kevin) Kinney of Green River, WYand Melissa (Jeff) Weizorek of Mason, WI; four brothers, Clayton (Adele) Tutland of Rogers, MN, Lawrence (Ursula) Tutland of Mason, WI, Rodney Tutland of Portage, WI and Scott (Jan) Tutland of Mason, WI. She is further survived by many nieces and nephews. Pamela was preceded in death by her parents, Arnold and Margaret; husband, Tom; brother, Johnny Arnold Tutland and brother-in-law, Ray Berglund.
Visitation for Pamela will be held on Friday, June 23, 2017, from 4 7:00 pm at Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home, 515 Mayparty Dr., Ripon, WI 54971 and again on Saturday, June 24, 2017, from 9:30 am to 10:30 am at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 228 Blossom St., Ripon, WI 54971.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at 10:30 am at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Ripon. Reverend Robert A. Fictum will officiate. Inurnment will take place at St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery in the Town of Ripon at a later date. Memorials may be directed to Green Lake Area Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 86, Green Lake, WI 54941.
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