Pamela A. Haack, age 61, of Cottage Grove, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare with her family and beloved cat, Psyche, by her side. She was born on February 14, 1952, in Madison, the daughter of Norman and Barbara (Dunkel) Haack. Pamela recently retired from the Department of Regulation and Licensing as a paralegal after 40 years of service.

She had a very special bond with, Psyche. Pamela was an avid Packers and Badgers fan. Pamela is survived by her best friend, Psyche; mother, Barbara; siblings, Sheri (Steve) Eddington, Kim Ryan, Tim (Lori) Haack and Karen (Steve) Vial; and nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. She is preceded in death by her father, Norman; brother-in-law, Bill “Rudder” Ryan, and grandparents.

Funeral Services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 with the Rev. Sandra Schieble officiating. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will be at Highland Memorial Gardens.

Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.