Pamala R. Paun

November 21, 1962 - February 26, 2018

Pamala  R.  Paun


Caledonia, IL

Pamala R. Paun, 55, of Caledonia, IL passed away Monday, February 26,2018 in OSF Saint Anthony Hospital.  Pam was born November 21, 1962 in Rochester, MN the daughter of Jim and Kay (Huntoon) Borgen. She married the love of her life Michael Paun on October 12, 1996. Pam earned a scholarship and would graduate from OSF Saint Anthony’s nursing school. Pamala would go on to work for OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center starting in Pediatrics Department followed by Day Care Surgery later in her career. Pam held a special place in her heart for the patients she cared for and the great staff members she worked with. Pam was recently recognized for 30 years of service at OSF Saint Anthony.

Pam was passionate about her family, whether it was finding a special gift for someone, preparing a special dish or desert for a family member, going to the ballpark to watch her sons play baseball or just shopping with her sisters. Most importantly she was a loving wife, mother, sister, daughter, friend and child of God.

Pam is loved and will be missed by her husband, Mike; sons Matthew and Nicholas; parents, Jim and Kay; sisters, Patty (Roger) Conkling, Lisa Borgen, Vickie (Jeff) Michael; father-in-law, Frank Paun as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her grandparents and mother-in-law Virginia Paun.

A Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Saturday March 10, 2018 Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1045 Belvidere Rd, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Allan Buss officiating. A visitation will be held from 9:00 am till 11:45 prior to service. Burial in Scandinavian Cemetery. Matthew and Nicks education was important to Pam so the family request memorials to the family to establish a college fund for the boys. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit

Service Schedule

Saturday, March 10, 2018
9:00 am - 11:45 am

Immanuel Lutheran Church


A visitation will be held from 9:00 am till 11:45 prior to service. Burial in Scandinavian Cemetery.

Saturday, March 10, 2018
12:00 pm

Immanuel Lutheran Church


Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Saturday March 10, 2018 Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1045 Belvidere Rd, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Allan Buss officiating.

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So very sorry to the family and the children she had to leave behind may they grow up to be just like her precious in every way. GOD bless all of you

Cheryl wallace 2021-09-05T05:33:43

Our condolences to the Paun Family. Pam was such a nice person. She will be missed as that Mom to talk to at games and talking about our children as they grow up . Our thoughts and prayers are with the family . God Bless you all at this difficult time . Love Smith-Patterson Family

Smith-Patterson Family 2018-03-10T09:35:49

Our deepest condolences to Pams family, she will be deeply missed! A fantastic person and a caring nurse and a privilege to know her and work beside her. Memories are forever! Sue and Chris Carr

Suzan Carr 2018-03-09T21:52:12

We are very sorry for your loss. We hope your Family can find peace in the memories of Pam. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
Kane Family

Bob Kane 2018-03-07T14:27:11

Pam was a wonderful nurse and I enjoyed working with her. I am so sorry for your loss of this beautiful, caring woman. She loved her family so much!

Lynell Campbell 2018-03-06T23:53:10

Pam will always watch over her beautiful family. So sorry for the loss of a wonderful mother, beautiful daughter, awesome sister, amazing aunt, and a loving wife.

Tammy Conkling 2018-03-06T10:54:20

So sorry to hear of the loss of your sister. Your parents were truly blessed to have such great daughters. Pam and all her family are in my prayers.
Bill Trosper

Bill 2018-03-05T16:57:04

To all of you, I’m so sorry for your loss. May God bring you comfort and peace knowing she’s no longer suffering. Robin Milligan (Ross Dunaway) & family

Robin Milligan 2018-03-05T09:46:19

So sorry for your loss. Praying for peace during this difficult time.

Terry Joiner 2018-03-05T06:06:43

I’m extremely sorry to learn of Pam’s passing. I knew her & Patty from Obriens in the 70’s. I send my love & God’s Blessings & prayers to all the family.

Judy Brenner 2018-03-04T14:36:16

Mike I so sorry for your loss. Prayers are always with you and your boys. God Bless!

Don Hood 2018-03-04T07:58:59

Patti we are so sorry for your loss

Brenda Fidder 2018-03-03T22:03:10

Pam you were such a light. So patient and kind, I know that you are smiling and laughing with our heavenly father now and that you are no longer in pain, but you are missed. I am so thankful that you were in my life. I pray the Lord is with your family and gives them comfort through this hard time.

Melissa Williams 2018-03-03T18:47:35

Pam was such a kind, beautiful soul- an amazing woman, nurse and mother. I miss you already Pam. My condolences to Pam’s and Mike’s families.

Jeanie Sullivan 2018-03-03T13:02:36

Pam will always live in the wonderful memories of our childhood days at Perry School and throughout our high school years. She was a sweet and caring person who will be missed by all who knew her. Rest in peace, Pam. My deepest sympathy to the Borgen and Paun families.

Catherine (Schmalen) Grimes
Stacyville, IA

Catherine (Schmalen) Grimes 2018-03-03T11:30:36

So very sorry for the family’s loss. I didn’t know Pam but I know Patty. If she s like her sister she will be missed. Pam sounds like she was a beautiful person inside and out. RIP. May God bring you straight to heaven.

Jo Marie Cook 2018-03-03T07:17:09

So many wonderful memories of you, Pam. Your beautiful smile and your contagious giggle/laugh. You will be missed by all. RIP

Aunt Lynn Huntoon

Lynn Huntoon 2018-03-02T19:50:32

My heart is breaking for the loss of the amazing, kind, gentle and beautiful woman. I feel blessed to have had her as a friend since middle school. My thoughts and prayers to Pam’s family. I love you my friend. You will be missed.

Jane Kimmey 2018-03-02T18:54:11

I remember all the wonderful times the Huntoon relatives got together for some fun. Pam will be missed. May she Rest In Peace.

Uncle Glenn Huntoon 2018-03-02T18:33:18

Prayers to Pam’s family. She was amazingly kind and thoughtful! She spent a lot of time at our house growing up with my sister. She was loved and will be missed!

Tricia Sawyer 2018-03-02T16:49:55

I’m glad you don’t have to suffer any more. Sad that you’ve gone so soon. Condolences to the Paun’s and Borgen’s.

Johnny Z 2018-03-02T11:31:01

Rest in peace finally my beautiful..amazing certainly deserve it..can’t wait to see you again and have that ice cream..lost a piece of my heart but know your not you..💖

Lisa Borgen 2018-03-02T08:44:51


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