PAMELA KAY WILDEMAN
April 26, 2019
Funeral services for Pam Wildeman, 49 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Friday morning at the Johnson County Health Care Center following a three year courageous battle with cancer, will be held Monday, April 29th at 10:00 a.m. at the Summit Wesleyan Church in Buffalo with Pastor William Dunlap officiating. Visitation will be held from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo on Sunday from noon until 6:00 p.m. A private family interment will be held at a later date. Donations in Pam’s memory may be made to the Susie Bowling Lawrence Hospice in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo. Online condolences may be made at www.harnessfuneralhome.com
Pamela Kay Wildeman was born on July 5, 1969 in Waupun, Wisconsin to Albert (Smokey) and Judy Wildeman. She started elementary school in Waupun and moved with her family to Buffalo, Wyoming when she was nine years old. She grew up and went to school in Buffalo and graduated from Buffalo High School with the class of 1987. After high school she worked various jobs in Buffalo and in 1990 she went to work for her dad at KLGT Radio where she worked for twelve years. In 2003 she enrolled in Sheridan College where she went for two years before transferring to Casper College where she graduated in May of 2010 with a degree in Respiratory Therapy. In June of that same year she took a job with the Johnson County Health Care Center where she worked until 2016. She then took a job at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital as a respiratory therapist. Pam worked for Home Healthcare from June, 2017 until July of 2018. Ill health forced her to leave her job in November of 2016 and she continued living in Buffalo until her death.
She was a member of Summit Wesleyan Church, the Wyoming State Respiratory Therapy Association and the National Respiratory Therapy Association. Pam loved spending time in the mountains camping and fishing. She enjoyed traveling and all crafts. Her passion was spending time with her family and following the activities of her nephew and nieces.
She is survived by her parents, Smokey and Judy Wildeman of Buffalo; one sister Jodi Verplancke and her husband Jim of Buffalo; one brother Steve Wildeman and his wife Gayl of Whitehall, Montana; one nephew Tanner Verplancke; two nieces, Sierra Verplancke of Buffalo and Kacy Jo Anton and her husband Kyle of Gillette,Wyoming, and three great-nieces and one great-nephew.