Pamela S. Thornley, 60, of Springfield, died at 5:44 am, Wednesday, March 23, 2011, at Memorial Medical Center. She was born September 29, 1950 in Macon, GA, to Joseph and Jean Sexton Sweeney. She married Randall Thornley on October 23, 1970 and he preceded her in death in November 1993. Also preceding her in death were her parents.
Survivors include three sons, Jason R. (Jennifer) Thornley of Olathe, KS, Jared S. and Joseph E. Thornley both of Springfield; one grandchild, Mason Thornley; and one sister Carrie Sweeney of Columbia, MO.
Pamela was a 1968 graduate of Jacksonville High School. She had worked for Illinois Department of Public Heath, Budget and Fiscal, for over 20 years.
Visitation: 5-7 pm, Friday, March 25, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 1:30 pm Saturday, March 26, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Scott Yates officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Virginia, Illinois.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, in check memo please add “restricted to PNS”, 675 East Linton Avenue Springfield, Illinois 62703