|Birth: ||Oct. 4, 1901|
|Death: ||Dec. 28, 1964|
Palmer was the oldest of six children born to Elizabeth (Bartell) and James Acheson. On December 27, 1927 he married Dorothy Mae Casperson in Chicago, IL. Dorothy was the oldest of five children born to Maria Wilhelmina (Belling) and Alfred Otto Casperson. Together Dorothy and Palmer had six children: Shirley Mae, Allen Gilbert, Doris C., Gladys L., Marylin and Palmer J. Acheson, Jr.
Appleton Post-Crescent, 29 December 1964, page B9:
103 Second St., Winneconne
Age 63, passed away at 5:15 p.m. Monday in Oshkosh after a one year illness. He was born October 4, 1901 in Medina, residing in the area until 1920, he then moved to Chicago where he operated a garage and machine shop. He returned to the Winneconne area in 1947 and was employed by various contractors in road construction. He was employed by Badger Highways, Inc. prior to his retirement in 1963. Mr. Acheson is survived by his mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Acheson; one son, Palmer, Jr., Chicago; four daughters, Mrs. Shirley Batemen, Mrs. Doris Peterman, Mrs. Gladys Duey, and Mrs. Marilyn Steele, all of Chicago; two sisters, Mrs. Elizabeyh Babbitz, Milwaukee; Gladys Acheson, California; three brothers, Lloyd, Neenah; Floyd, Appleton; Jessie, Oshkosh; 9 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Mueller Funeral Chapel, Winneconne with Rev. Harvey Kahrs officiating. Interment will be in the Winneconne Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 3 p.m. Wednesday.
Dorothy Mae Casperson Acheson (1905 - 1997)*
Shirley Mae Acheson Bateman (1929 - 2005)*
Allen Gilbert Acheson (1930 - 1941)*
Winneconne Village Cemetery
Plot: Section 16, Plot 05
Created by: Gervaise Dynes-Wolak
Record added: Dec 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45752616
Added: May. 17, 2016