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Pamela Gayle Rossbach

Pamela Gayle Rossbach, 50, of Bemidji, died Friday, March 13, 2009, at her home.

A funeral service will be held at noon Friday at the Red Lake Center with the Rev. George Ross officiating. A wake will continue until the time of the service at the Red Lake Center. Burial will be in St. John's Episcopal Cemetery in Red Lake under the direction of the Cease Family Funeral Home of Bemidji.

The pallbearers will be Stephan Prange, Randall Rossbach II, Richard Rossbach III, Chris Rossbach, Winfield White and Truxton Andersen

Honorary pallbearers will be Brandon Rossbach, Mamie Rossbach, Orville White Jr., Orville White Sr., Victor White, James Rossbach, Waynn Rossbach, James White, Steve Loch and other nieces and nephews.

She was born Jan. 15, 1959, to Richard and Caroline (Rank) Rossbach in Red Lake. She was educated in Roseville, Mich., and later resided in Red Lake. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, cooking, going to the lake and spending time at the casino. She also had the honor of being Indian Princess of Southeast Michigan in 1976.

She is survived by her daughters, Carol (Chad) Marshall of Chesterfield, Mich., Jamie Prange of Roseville and Crystal Flowers of Roseville; son, Stephan Prange of Roseville; mother, Caroline Rossbach of Roseville; sister, Paula Rossbach of Red Lake; brothers, Richard (Patricia) Rossbach Jr. of Bemidji, Roger (Kimberly) Rossbach of Goodrich, Mich., and Randall (Roberta) Rossbach of Fraser, Mich.; numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father and an uncle.