Pam C. Harnagel

A funeral will be held Monday, June 24, 2024 for 76-year-old Pam C. Harnagel of Chester, Ill., who passed away at 8:51 p.m., Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at St, Clare Hospital in Fenton, Mo.


She was born August 11, 1947 in St. Louis, Mo. a daughter of Ralph Mansker and Wilma Jean (nee Mansker) Karushis.


Pam married James Harnagel in 1981 in Chester, Illinois; he preceded her in death.


She is survived by a son: Edward (Laura) Keeton of Tenn.; a daughter: Angela (Lloyd) Hanna of Campbell Hill, Ill.; a sister: Gina Waltemate of Nev.; the loving father of her children: Roger Keeton of Chester, Ill.; seven grandchildren: Shawna Gibbs, Tiffany Couch (Josh), Aaron Choate, Rae Hanna, Chad Lindner, Ciara Saunders, and Joey Lopes; eight great-grandchildren: Elizabeth Gibbs-Frazer, Blake Frazer, Chelsea Cole, Jordan Tuthill (Dwight), Korbin Couch, Jayden Henderson-Higgs, Randall Higgs and Destiny Lopes; and a great-great grandchild: Aliyah Gibbs-Frazer.


She was also preceded in death by two daughters: Christina Lee Keeton and Nicole Renee Keeton and a sister: Cynthia Snider


She was retired from Chester Mental Health.


Visitation will be 9-11 a.m. Monday at the Pechacek Funeral Homes, Chester, Ill.

A funeral for 76-year-old Pam C. Harnagel of Chester, Ill., will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, June 24, 2024 at the Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, Illinois. The Rev. Thomas Klausing will officiate.


Interment: will be in the Ellis Grove City Cemetery in Ellis Grove, Ill.

Memorials may be made to: Shriners Childrens Hospital or to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.