Pamela Annett Peterson Jensen was born in Mar Vista, Calif. in June of 1937. She passed on Jan. 22, 2013 at home in Templeton.
Pam (Dolly, Sam) went to Venice High School, Santa Monica Junior College and U.C.L.A. She married her high school sweetheart, George, on Jan. 13, 1937. Pam and George lived in Mar Visa until they built a home in Malibu in 1960 Pam worked as Exco secretary for Mr. Leer of Leer Jet, then David May of May Department Stores as executive secretary. Pam and George bought 80 acres in 1970 north of Paso on Estrella Road and planted the first modern vineyard in the North County and built their home on the ranch. Pam then worked for Paso schools in the district office for 30-plus years and retired in 2010. Pam and George sold their vineyard (Vineyard Nepenthe) in 1998, then acquired 10 acres in Templeton on Santa Rita Road with the creek flowing through it with room for their horse and dog, cat, tour Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Hawaii, etc. Pamela leaves George, Niki, Jessica, dog Oliver and cat Wendell.
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