Pamela A. Blood

April 3, 1962December 29, 2018

Pamela A. Blood, 56, of Keene died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, from cancer.

She was born April 3, 1962, in Keene, daughter of Shirley (Primrose) and Robert J. Riley, and was a lifelong resident of Keene. She attended Keene schools and was a 1981 graduate of Keene High School.

While in high school Pam spent a semester in England and brought back a love of the royal family. One of her prized possessions is a letter from Queen Elizabeth II. She also loved the Beatles, Recycled Percussion, angels, Renaissance fairs, the ocean, and Maine.

Even with her illness she believed in volunteering, and did so for many years with Relay for Life and the Community Kitchen in Keene. She attended Monadnock Covenant Church in Keene.

Survivors include her husband of 30 years, Kevin; her daughter, Jessica, of Troy; brothers Steven Riley and his wife, Diane, of Keene, and Randy Riley and his wife, Sandy, of Edgewater, Florida; her sister-in-law, Mary Ann Riley of Springfield, Vt.; her aunt and uncle, Barbara and Horace Riley of East Fairfield, Vt.; and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews. Her brother, Douglas J. Riley of Springfield, Vt., died in June 2018.

There will be no calling hours. A celebration of Pam’s life will be held Saturday, Jan. 5, at 11 a.m. at Monadnock Covenant Church, 90 Base Hill Road, Keene.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Pam’s name to MCC, 90 Base Hill Rd., Keene, NH 03431.


  • Celebration of Life Saturday, January 5, 2019

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