Pamela “Pam” J. Winkelman, age 61, passed away unexpectedly August 5, 2022 at her home in Belview. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at Grace Lutheran Church in Belview, Minnesota. Visitation will be held from 9:00 until 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 10, 2022, at Grace Lutheran Church. Burial will follow the service at Grace Lutheran Cemetery in Belview.  Arrangements are with Nelson-Hillestad Funeral and Cremation Service of Redwood Falls.

Pamela Jean (Polzin) Winkelman was born February 4, 1961, in Sleepy Eye to Melvin and Ann (Vogel) Polzin. She graduated from Wabasso High School in 1979. Pamela attended Jackson Area Vo-Tech, graduating there in 1979. On February 14, 1992 she married Robert Winkelman in Watertown, SD. Pamela was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Belview. She enjoyed gardening, canning, garage saling, traveling, and spending time with family.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Winkelman; children, Kelly Robertson of Belview and Rebecca Winkelman of Marshall; step-children, Holly Schilling of Glencoe, Judy Krebsbach of Glencoe, Tabetha Winkelman of Glencoe, and Shawna Winkelman of Sioux Falls, SD; 10 step-grandchildren; 6 step-great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Debra Freemire, Jerry (Kris) Polzin, Judy (Richard) Skoblik, Lori (Brian) Allex, and Scott (Marsha) Polzin.