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Pamela J. Grimes McCann

A funeral service, celebrating the life of Pamela J. Grimes McCann, 61, of Buckeye Lake, was held January 16, 2017, in the chapel of the Kirkersville home of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service. Burial followed at the Hebron Cemetery.

Pam died January 11, 2017, at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, following a brief illness. She was born in Newark, the daughter of Bert T. and Jean J. (Kern) Hawes. She was a bartender for over 30 years at the V.F.W. Post 1388 in Buckeye Lake, where she had many dear friends and special customers. In addition to being a member at the VFW Post #1388, she belonged to the Buckeye Lake Eagles and Moose lodge at Thornport.

She is survived by her loving family: siblings, Christine Cheeseman, Patricia (John) Tolliver, Sandra Sainsbury, Earl “Tom” Hawes and Ricky D. Hawes; her uncle, Wayne (Inez) Kern; former husband, Marty McCann; many nieces, nephews and special friends; her cat, Callie; and her dog, Lady.

The family prefers that memorial contributions be directed to the Licking County Humane Society in her memory.

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Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, Kirkersville, are honored to care for Pam and her family.

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