Pamela Ann Borquist

Pamela Ann Borquist
Pamela Ann Borquist

MILWAUKEE-Pamela Ann Borquist, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014.

She was born in Sparta, on May 26, 1970. She was raised in Madison, and graduated from James Madison Memorial High School in 1988.

Pam enjoyed her career in the health industry (Assurant Health – Milwaukee) and recently completed an associate degree program in health care administration.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Susan Salt Borquist (John); her stepsister, Christina; and her grandparents. Pam is survived by her son, Marcus A. Williams, U.S. Navy, Tinker AFB, Okla.; partner of many years, Jeff Williams of Milwaukee; stepson, Zachery Burt (Jessica) of Milwaukee; her father and stepmother, John and Nancy Borquist of Fitchburg; her three sisters, Jacqueline Gleason (Quint) of New Glarus, Debra Borquist-Conlon (Peter) of Madison, and Julie Borquist of Madison; two step-sisters, Sandra Smith (Darren) of Palm Harbor, Fla., and Deborah Tieberg (Rick) of Madison; step-brother, Robert Stafslien (Renae) of Sun Prairie; her aunts, Jennifer Salt of Monona and Judy (Borquist) French of DeForest; and many loving nieces and nephews.

Pam was a devoted mother. She loved being with family and friends. She enjoyed funny movies, the Packers, music, the beach and shopping.  Pam will be remembered as a kind, loving and giving person. She gave to everyone and had a heart of gold. Her son, nieces and nephews adored her.

Pam’s family wants to thank the New Glarus EMS and New Glarus Fire Department Chief and Volunteer staff, Monroe Hospital staff and Green County Coroner for their compassionate care and support.

A celebration of Pamela’s life will be held at SPRINGS OF HOPE FELLOWSHIP, 901 Femrite Drive, Monona, at 1 p.m., on Friday, Jan. 2, 2015. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service on Friday.

In lieu of flowers, plants or a donation can be made to a memorial fund for her son.

So many people fill our lives and yet there are so few who can touch a heart and brighten a day in the special way you do. We love you Pam.

Online condolences may be made at

Gunderson Fitchburg
Funeral & Cremation Care
2950 Chapel Valley Road