Pamela “Pam” Sederdahl
Pamela Sederdahl, 59, of Philipsburg, died Wednesday, December 21, 2016, at Mount Nittany Medical Center, State College.
Born January 9, 1957, in Hackensack, New Jersey, she was a daughter of Eleanor (Crupi) Tuccino, of Toms River, New Jersey; and the late Peter Tuccino, who preceded her in death on June 21, 2008.
Pamela was a 1975 graduate of Belleville High School. Following high school, she entered the nursing field and continued her education at several institutions including: St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey, where she received her L.P.N.; Fairleigh Dickinson University, where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and became licensed as a Registered Nurse; and St. Francis University, Loretto, where she received her School Nurse Certificate.
She was a member of Hope Community Church, Altoona. She also attended the gFREE Church, (Gearhartville) RD Philipsburg.
She was currently in her 16th year of employment as a school nurse with the Philipsburg – Osceola Area School District.
Pamela was married on June 1, 1984, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Rutherford, New Jersey, to Dennis P. Sederdahl, who survives at home.
She is also survived by one daughter, Ellen Rose Sederdahl, of Altoona; two sons, Randall James “Randy” Sederdahl and Bennett Peter Sederdahl, both of Philipsburg; three sisters: Rosemary Sisbarro and her husband, Dennis, of Port Jervis, New York, Diana DiNardo and her husband, Dominick, of Pine Island, New York and Petra Ann Tuccino, of Townshend, Vermont; one brother, Peter A. Tuccino and his wife, Michele, of Rutherford, New Jersey; and she was loved by a number of nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, December 28, 2016, at 5:00 pm at the Pleasant Valley Assembly of God Church, 801 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, Pa 16602, with Pastors John Gray, Noel Meyers, Jim Belzano and Fr. John Gibbons, Co-Officiating.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, from 4:00 pm until the time of the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made in Pamela’s memory to breast cancer research.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Beezer-Heath Funeral Home, 719 E. Spruce Street, Philipsburg.