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Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home
Thursday February 3rd, 2022
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Pamela Kay Rhiger

Pamela Kay Rhiger, 59, of Mankato, formerly of Albert Lea, passed away at Laurels Peak Nursing Home of Mankato on Thursday, January 27, 2022.  A Funeral Service will be held at 11AM on Thursday, February 3, 2022 at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home with Rev. Don Rose presiding.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the Funeral Home.  Burial will take place immediately following the service at Hillcrest Cemetery of Albert Lea.  

Pamela was born on May 29, 1962 to Andrew and Inge (Bellof) Rhiger in Albert Lea, MN.  Pamela graduated from Albert Lea high school in 1980.  After finishing school, Pam moved to Mankato and worked through MRCI, Mankato Rehabilitation Center Incorporated, to obtain work skills.  She was then employed by Blue Earth County Government Center as a Data Processer for 35 years.

Pam loved to knit.  She made scarves and donated them to the Salvation Army.  She loved watching sports.  Pam enjoyed spending time with family and friends.  She loved to play card games especially pinochle and 500.  Pam loved to have adventures and enjoyed traveling.  She traveled to Germany, Texas, and Idaho.  Pam was a proud member of the Sons of Norway in Albert Lea.

Pam is survived by her mother, Inge; siblings, Allen (Pamela), Gordon (Paula), Scott (Anna); nephews, Steven (Tiffany), Brandon (Dustee), Zachary; nieces, Elizabeth (Scott) Doherty; many grand nieces and nephews and other loving relatives and friends. 

Pam is preceded in death by her father, Andrew.    

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I remember Pam from our days at Southwest Jr. High. She was always smiling and I even remember loving her laugh. She was an incredibly special girl and I've thought about her over the years. I know she blessed everyone she knew. Rest in peace, sweet lady.

Patricia Ann Nardone (Gunderson) Feb 3 2022 9:34 PM

I miss you Pam very much, I hope your family heals soon.


I am Deb. I have known Pam for a long time. I miss you Pam. I wish I had seen you one more time.

Deb Hogon Feb 3 2022 12:31 PM

So sorry for your loss. Pam was a delightful person and could bring a smile to anyone's face. Always so cheerful. She will be greatly missed.

Becky Gilbertson Feb 3 2022 12:18 PM

I've known Pam for a long time. I will miss going to baseball games with her. Rest in peace Pam.

Dennis Bents Feb 3 2022 12:01 PM

Will always remember how Pam always had a twinkle in her eye whenever she was excited or laughing. Her smile was contagious

Jeannie Jackson Feb 2 2022 11:54 PM

So sorry for your family's loss 💜 🙏...I always enjoyed visiting with Pam ...she always had a smile to share...

Vickie Jensen Feb 2 2022 4:45 PM

Peace & Love to you;

Cathy Liane Jan 31 2022 7:36 PM