Pamela Ann Kline, 54, Smith River, died Jan. 19, 2002, at home in Smith River.

She was born Nov. 3, 1947, in Bridgeport, Calif.

She was a Del Norte County resident for 22 years. She was employed by the Del Norte County Unified School District for 13 years as a custodian.

She enjoyed her family as well as painting and gardening.

She is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Brian and Laura Kline, Smith River; sister, Nelida Teseniar of Clark Hill, S.C.; brother, Bradley Willemsen of Saraland, Ala. Also surviving are two grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Jan. 26, at 10:30 a.m. at Star of the Sea Catholic Church, Brookings. Private inurnment will be at a later date at Ward Memorial Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wiers Mortuary Chapel, Crescent City.

The family requests contributions in Pamelas memory be made to Sutter Coast Hospice, 983 Third St., Crescent City, CA 95531.