Pamela Kulwicki


On Tuesday, February 25, 2014, at 5:15 p.m., after her valiant fight with breast cancer, the angels came and wrapped their wings around Pam W. Kulwicki and took her to the Lord.

Pam was born in Lima, Ohio, to Paul Willis and Janet Faye (Shafer) Kirkendall, who are both deceased. In 1969, she married Greg Kulwicki, who survives her.

She is also survived by sons, Daniel Kulwicki and David (Tricia) Kulwicki, both of Convoy, and Derek (Sara) Kulwicki of Indianapolis, Ind.; grandchildren, Morgan Kulwicki, Macy Kulwicki, Josie Kulwicki, Samantha Kulwicki and Michael Kulwicki. Also surviving are two brothers, Craig (Elaine) Kirkendall of Clermont, Fla., and Kim (Helen) Kirkendall of Hamler, Ohio; and a sister, Kelly (Ed) Verveke of Hamler, Ohio.

Pam graduated from Hamler High School in 1964. She was an insurance agent and office manager in the family business. She was a member of Van Wert St. Mary of the Assumption Parish for 44 years and also a member of its Altar Rosary Society. She was also a member of the Van Wert Optimist Club for many years.

The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. Friday, February 28, 2014, at Brickner Funeral Home Van Wert. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at St. Mary of the Assumption Church with viewing one hour prior to the Mass. The funeral Mass will be concelebrated by Fathers Stan Szybka and Charles Obinwa. Immediately following the funeral Mass there will be a celebratory meal held in the church hall served by Gibson Catering and the Altar Rosary Society.

Preferred memorial donations are to the Convoy Community Foundation. Condolences may be left on the website, or sent to

Want to leave your comments?

Sign in or Register to comment.