Pamela Bernice Mower Pellerin


Pamela “Pam” Bernice Mower Pellerin, passed away on March 28, 2017, at her home in Kemmerer, Wyo.

She was born on June 19, 1956, in Provo, Utah, to William and Shirley Mower. Pam was raised in Kemmerer, Wyo., with her four siblings Christy, Billee, Bobbee and John. She attended Kemmerer elementary and Kemmerer High School where she graduated in 1974. Soon after graduating high school, she moved to Salt Lake City, where she starting working for Utah Power and Light. While in Utah she held various jobs with the company. In the late ’80s, she transferred back to Wyoming where she worked in the UP&L warehouses in Big Piney and Pinedale.

This is where she met and soon married John Pellerin. They welcomed their son Matthew Don in July of 1990. John and Pam divorced soon after Matthew was born. Pam and Matthew were quite a team. They made their home in Pinedale along with their many beloved dogs. In 2004, Pam took a disability leave from the company and moved to Pocatello, Idaho. In 2007, Pam moved to Kemmerer so she and Matt could be closer to her parents and family.

Pam was such a hardworking and fun-loving person; she never met a stranger and was accepting of everyone. Pam loved reading; she and Matt spent many hours reading together. They also loved working outside in their yard and gardening together; she took such pride in her yard. Pam was also a rock hound; she loved hunting arrowheads, crystals and Indian artifacts. Pam had many dogs that she loved unconditionally and were always considered part of the family.

Pam was preceded in death by her brother Ricky, son Matthew and father William Mower.

She is survived by her mother Shirley Mower, sisters Christy (Larry) Cook, Bobbee (Eric) Rudy all from Kemmerer, sister Billee (Lonnie) Woodbridge from Arco, Idaho, and brother John (Carole) Mower from Durango, Colo., numerous nieces and nephews, great-neices and nephews and her beloved dog Quilla.

Funeral services was Monday, April 3, at 1 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to service at Ball Family Chapel, located at 915 Pine Ave. in Kemmerer, Wyo.

Online condolences may be left at ballfamilychapel.com.