Pamela M. Burda, age 62, of Elk Grove Village, IL passed away at home peacefully surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born on February 7, 1957 to the late Joseph Ruskey and Beulah Mae Reed.
Pamela met the love of her life, Frank Burda, and were soon married on September 11, 1976. Of this holy union came a wonderful daughter, Christie, along with 43 years or cherished memories. Pamela worked as an office manager for a private medical practice before falling ill.
She is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, Frank Burda, a daughter Christie (Kevin) Gleeson, two grandchildren, Logan and Declan Gleeson, a sister Starr Komacki, along with many nieces, nephews, and countless family and friends who she held dear to her heart.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and brother Joseph Ruskey.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made out to the Ronald McDonald Foundation, Lurie’s Children Hospital or St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
A gathering of family and friends is scheduled at Geils Funeral Home, 260 West Irving Park Rd Wood Dale, IL on Saturday, February 22, 2020 from 9:00 AM until 12:00 Noon. A Memorial service is scheduled immediately following at 12 Noon. Geils Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements for questions or concerns please contact us at 630-766-3232.