Pamela Mathison

Pamela Mathison

Sioux Falls- Pamela Mathison, 52, died Monday, April 8, 2013, at the Sanford Healthcare Center. Funeral service will begin at 10:30 AM on Friday, April 12, 2013, at East Side Lutheran Church with burial to follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. The family will be present to greet friends for visitation from 6:00 to 8:00 PM on Thursday, April 11 at East Side Lutheran Church.

Pamela was a 1978 graduate of Garretson High School. Following high school she worked as a waitress at Minerva's before she married Steven Mathison in Baltic, SD on September 9, 1984. Most recently Pam worked for Jay Egge Automatic Service until she was diagnosed with cancer in 2010.

Survivors include her husband, Steve Mathison, Sioux Falls; sons, Ben and Robert Mathison, both of Sioux Falls; mother, Dorothy Erickson, Garretson, SD; brother, Danny Erickson, Garretson; sister, Joanne (Todd) Egge, Brandon, SD; and many nieces and nephews. Pam was preceded in death by her father, Clifford Erickson; mother-in-law, Margaret Mathison; and brother and sister-in-law, Jeff and Debbie Mathison.

Pam's family would like to extend a special thank you to the doctors, nurses and healthcare staff at the Sanford Medical Center for their countless hours of loving care and support for her family in this difficult time.

In lieu flowers memorials may be directed to Pam's family.


Published in The Argus Leader on Apr. 10, 2013