Pamela J Carnahan, 75, of Canal Fulton, passed away early on November 15, 2019 at Akron General Medical Center, after a short illness. Born April 9, 1944 to the late James and Charlotte Stalnaker. She is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Carol Frick. Pam leaves behind her loving husband of 14 years, Bob Carnahan. Also surviving are her sisters Becky Gaston (David), Cyndi Ryan and brother Rod Stalnaker (Dianne). Pam had several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and friends whom she loved as if they were her own.
A graduate of Cuyahoga Falls High School. Pam worked at United Rubber Workers International Union, for 35 years, where she was the former secretary for the first AFL-CIO Industrial Hygienist. She retired from the United Steel Workers Union, after 10 years. Pam served as President of the OPEIU. She was also an active member of Trinity United Church of Christ in Canal Fulton for many years. You could find her at one of her great-nieces’ or great-nephews’ sporting events. She enjoyed spending time with them and was always there to cheer them on. If not at the field, you could find her on Lake Erie doing some perch or walleye fishing. Pam was very social and could strike up a conversation anywhere she went.
Visitation and services for friends and family will take place on Monday, November 18th at Trinity United Church of Christ, 8101 Manchester Ave NW, Canal Fulton, OH 44614. Rev. Glen Shedlock will officiate and help us celebrate Pam’s wonderful life. Calling hours will be 4-6 pm with the funeral service immediately following. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Stark County Humane Society or Trinity United Church of Christ.
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Trinity United Church of Christ
8101 Manchester Ave., Canal Fulton OH 44614
Humane Society of Stark County
P. O. Box 7077, Canton OH 44705