Grantham- Pamela Ruth of Essex and formerly of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at the Windsor Regional Hospital on Thursday, July 28th, 2016, in her 68th year. Beloved wife of the late Eric H. Grantham (2002). Dearly loved sister of Terry Jo-anne (Hobden) Zavitz (Ron Clark) of St. Thomas and Dale Hobden of London and sister-in-law Kathleen Hobden of London. Cherished aunt of Ashley Satchell, Mark Zavitz and Adam Hobden and great aunt of Carley, Amanda, Brianna anc Chyenne Zavitz, Sean, Drew and Troy Grantham. Predeceased by her nephews, Wesley Zavitz. Lifelong friend of Karen and Graham Swaine and their family. Pam was born in London on March 12th, 1949, daughter of the late George and Edna (Warne) Hobden. She resided in St. Thomas for 48 years with her husband Eric. She worked for many years as a clerk at TD Canada Trust. A Memorial Service to celebrate Pam’s life will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, St. Thomas on Thursday at 11:00am. Cremation has taken place with interment of ashes in Elmdale Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Ronald McDonald House or charity of one’s choice.