Pamela Fagan |

Pamela Fagan

Services for Pamela Marie Fagan of Penn Valley will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at 17716 Lasso Loop in Penn Valley.

Mrs. Fagan died Friday, Oct. 1, at home. She was 53.

She was born Dec. 10, 1951, in Detroit, Mich., to Lawrence Joseph and Margaret Lillian Rotarius. She graduated from Mission San Jose High School in 1969 and attended college for apparel design. She married Edward M. Fagan on July 31, 1974. She owned and operated Pam’s Originals and Sew On.

She was a member of the Nevada County Quilting Guild, was a 4-H leader for sewinginstructor, and was a quilt lioness, sending quilts all over the world for orphanages, hospitals and other needs. She was also a member of the Foothill Fibers Guild, spinning, weaving and sewing for Hollywood Costumes. She was also involved in Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Sierra Nevada College, Sacramento City College and was a soccer mom and a Tall Pines Mother. She enjoyed sewing clothing, scrap-booking, assorted crafts, raising goats and other animals, spinning, weaving and quilting.

She is survived by her husband, Edward M. Fagan of Penn Valley; sons Christopher L. Fagan and Brandon A. Fagan, both of Grass Valley; daughter, Dawna M. Fagan of Penn Valley; mother, Margaret L. Rotarius of Penn Valley; brother and sister-in-law, Ronald and Dee Rotarius of Penn Valley; sister and brother-in-law, Denise and Don Mayes of Penn Valley; grandson, Avery Fagan; nine nieces and six nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother, Douglas J. Rotarius, in 1994; father, Lawrence J. Rotarius, in 2004.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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