Pamela Ann Bumbalow
Pamela Ann Bumbalow, 66, passed away unexpectedly June 6, 2014. Born in Phoenix, Pam was one of nine children and grew up in Yuma. In November 1976, Pam married the love of her life, Lee Bumbalow.
She was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 1996 and the past 10 years, she and Lee’s lives revolved around her illness. In 2001, the couple moved to Payson. Pam loved life, and more than anything, she enjoyed time spent with her family.
Those who will miss Pam include her husband, Lee; a son, Clint Mielke of Temecula, Calif.; two daughters, Kim (Mike) Burch of Mesa and Alinda Bumbalow (Tommy Holdren) of Payson; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three sisters, Joan Delano of Glendale, Ariz., Lynn Hoskins of Yuma, and Janice Wiebe; two brothers, Don (Sandi) Delano of Shelton, Wash. and Terry (Carolyn) Delano of Apple Valley, Calif.
There will be a celebration of Pam’s life on Saturday, June 21, 2014 where her family will welcome friends from noon until 4 p.m. at the Quality Inn, 801 N. Beeline Highway, Payson.
Instead of flowers, Pam’s family has encouraged contributions be made, for those desiring, to Rim Country Hospice Foundation, P. O. Box 305, Payson, AZ 85547.