Pamela Thompson


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Posted Online: Oct. 12, 2010, 5:03 pm
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Pamela S. Thompson, 52, of Moline, died Monday, Oct. 11, 2010, at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

Funeral services are 11 a.m. on Friday at the Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island. Burial is at Memorial Park Cemetery, Rock Island. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Ronald McDonald House.

Pam was born on June 21, 1958, in Kewanee, a daughter of Joseph and Theresa Wisniewski Skovronski. She had worked as a legal secretary in the Quad-Cities area.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Nicholas and Allison Thompson, Rock Island; daughter, Stephanie Thompson, Milan; parents, Joseph and Theresa Skovronski, Moline; sister, Danielle Skovronski, Moline; brothers, Randy Skovronski, Moline, Stan Skovronski, Moline, and Jerry Skovronski, Aledo; and many nieces and nephews.

Online condolences may be left at www.wheelanpressly.com.














 




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