Pamela Aliberti - age: 79
(October 19, 1943 to September 09, 2023
Marie Pamela Aliberti (Pam), 79 passed away on September 9, 2023, at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. She was born in Portland, Maine to Joseph & Concetta Aliberti. She spent her early years in Rumford, Maine, attending two years at Stephens High School where she was inducted into the National Honor Society. Her last two years she attended and graduated from Cape Elizabeth High School where she maintained her scholastic excellence. She continued her education at Saint Jospeh’s College of Maine where she was named one of the outstanding women of America. She went on to teach school in Lewiston, ME and Brockton, MA. In 1967 she attended Boston University where she received her Master of Education degree.
Pam then moved to Madison, WI where she worked as the Assistant Dean of Women at the University of Wisconsin. Her next move was to California, while living there she was employed by Wells Fargo and Addison-Wesley Publishing Company. Pam then started her own business as a consultant with various Tech Companies in the Silicon Valley with one of her very first clients being Yahoo.com. After 35 years in California, she moved back to Maine to be closer to her family. Upon arriving back in Maine, she went back to her education roots and became a substitute teacher in the Greater Portland area and eventually landed an Educational Technician job with Scarborough School Department, she was never happier. She will be remembered as a fashion plate, a lover of arts, an accomplished knitter, and a voracious reader. She was a friend to all and never forgot a birthday, anniversary, or any other special occasion. She was an active member of the Saint Joseph’s Alumni Board, class of ’65.
Pam is survived by her sister, Margaret (Margo) Morin of Old Orchard Beach, ME; her brother Joseph Aliberti and wife Judy of Pinehurst, NC; nephew Mark Damon (Debbie) and their children Madison and Bronson Damon of Westbrook, ME; niece Melanie Stinson (Bob) of Gorham, ME; niece Stephanie Markowski (Vincent) and their children Catherine and Lorenzo Markowski of Buffalo, NY; Adam Aliberti (Sarah) and their daughter Avelina Aliberti of West Roxbury, MA; and many cousins.
The family wishes to thank New England Cancer Specialists, especially Dr. Evans, and Dr. Wrona for the kindness and compassion they provided to Pam. To all the nursing staff, hospice workers and volunteers that were involved in Pam’s care, we appreciate all you did. To the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House and all who provided care and support, we thank you. Thanks to all her friends at Cascade Brook where she resided. A very special thanks to Kelly Norton, Suzi St. Michel, & Nancy Monarch for their endless support of Pam and her family members.
Pam lived her entire life with nothing but class and dignity. Bon Voyage Pam, your mom and dad are with you now on this final journey.
In Lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Joseph’s College, Standish, ME, or Gosnell Memorial Hospice House of Scarborough, ME in her memory.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday September 19, 2023, 2pm at Calvary Cemetery in South Portland (Old Calvary Entrance). The family will also be hosting a celebration of life on October 19th in honor of her 80th birthday from 2-5pm at the Italian Heritage Center 40 Westland Ave., Portland, ME 04102, all attendees are encouraged to wear purple.