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Pamela Marie Pell-Gordon

June 15, 1959 - December 17, 2021

Pamela Marie Pell-Gordon, 62, of Fredericktown, PA died peacefully in her sleep on Friday, December 17, 2021.

 She was born June 15, 1959, the daughter of the late Charles Daniel and Anne Marie (Narick) Pell.

 Pamela graduated from West Virginia University Law School in 1984, where she was a member of Moot Court.  She came from a family of lawyers, including her son, Jonathan Gordon, who graduated from George Washington University Law school, her niece Anne Marie, as well as two Uncles, Steve and Emil Narick.  Pamela practiced law in Marshall and Ohio County, W.Va.

She is survived by two children, Jonathan Gordon, of Wheeling, WV and Daniel Gordon, Myrtle Beach, SC; two sisters, Rebecca Schollenberger-Cherouny, of Virginia, and Cassandra L. Tominack, of South Carolina; her nephew, Charles M. Schollenberger and family; and niece, Anne Marie (Tominack) Sibal and family, as well as her cousins.

Pamela loved music, teaching herself how to play the guitar.  She frequently supported Mass both instrumentally and vocally. She was an athlete, cheerleading and running track at John Marshall High School.  Additionally, she was in the National Honor Society during high school, graduating Magna Cum Laude.

Pamela was also very compassionate, working as a counselor with underprivileged children. She also tirelessly served the Catholic Church in the diocese of Wheeling giving free legal aid and other assistance whenever called upon.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Mt. Olivet, Wheeling, WV 26003. Interment will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Time: 10:00 am


Our Lady of Peace Church

2 Allendale Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, December 29, 2021


Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling

1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003

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