Obituaries

Obituaries

Pamela Sue Hird 1953 - 2010 Lawrence

A funeral service for Pamela Sue Hird, 56, Lawrence, will be 2 p.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church. Inurnment will be at a later date in Memorial Park Cemetery.
She died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at her home.
She was born March 16, 1953, in Lawrence, the daughter of Irene Maxine Hoover and Carl Steven Hird Jr.
She graduated from Lawrence High School in 1971. She received a bachelor’s degree from Bethany College in 1975 and a master’s degree from Kansas University in 1983. She was employed by Lawrence Parks and Recreation, the Holiday Park Pool, Yellowstone National Park, Arizona Social Services and as an elementary physical education teacher in the Olathe school district for 27 years.
She retired in 2002 from the Olathe and Lawrence school districts. In 2002, she assumed ownership of Curves fitness center.
She was a member of the Bethany Interscholastic Volleyball team; Alpha Theta Chi sorority; National Education Association; Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance; Relay for Life; Toys for Tots; and Jump Rope for Heart.
Survivors include an extended family of first cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Steven.
The family will meet friends from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
The family suggests memorials to Lawrence Humane Society or Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Rehabilitation and Hospice Care, sent in care of the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com, subject: Hird.