Pamela J. McAleese

  • Born: February 18, 1934
  • Died: October 29, 2017
  • Location: Sterling, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

505 1st Avenue
Sterling, IL 61081

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family


Pamela J. McAleese, 83, of Sterling, died on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Regency Care.

She was born on February 18, 1934 in LaSalle to Ralph and Marie (Kapinski) O'Byrne. She married Ronald C. McAleese in 1955 at Morris, IL. He preceded her in death in 1996. She worked for Emerald Hill Golf Course for 15 years as a secretary and served as Sterling City Clerk for 14 years.

Surviving is her daughter Jill (Chuck) Price of Sterling; and a grandson, Connor. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a brother and a sister.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be held on Thursday from 5-7 PM at McDonald Funeral Home, 505 1st Avenue in Sterling. A memorial service will be at 10 AM Friday at the funeral home. A memorial has been established to Centennial Auditorium in her memory. To send condolences visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com