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 Morris Arthur Palmer

Morris Arthur Palmer

Birth
Great Barrington, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 8 Dec 1991 (aged 70)
Olympia, Thurston County, Washington, USA
Burial Lacey, Thurston County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 104900373 · View Source
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PITTSFIELD, BERKSHIRE Co., MA - Mr. Morris Arthur Palmer ( 70y ) d: December 08, 1991 - of Olympia, Wash., a native of Gt. Barrington, died Sunday at Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia. Born in Gt. Barrington on July 10, 1921, son of Orren and Minne Palmer, he moved to Lee as a child and graduated in 1936 from Lee High School. He then studied electronics and became a refrigeration mechanic. During World War II he served with the Army Air Corps and was awarded three Purple Hearts, the Distinguished Flying Cross and the Air Medal. He also served with the Coast Guard, retiring in 1961 as a gunner mate second class. Mr. Palmer was employed by the former Dalton Appliance in Dalton and by the former Pittsfield Supply Co., retiring in 1988. He and his wife moved to Olympia in October. He enjoyed lake and ocean fishing. He and his wife the former Patricia A. Dowling, celebrated their 44th wedding anniversary on June 21. Besides his wife, he leaves a daughter, Mrs. Ruby M. Seanlon of Olympia; two brothers, Dexter Palmer of Venice, Fla., and Francis "Pete" Palmer of Pittsfield; two sisters, Mrs. Louise Lincoin of Dalton and Mrs. Eleanor Perkins of Venice and three grndchildren. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery - Lacey, Wash.. END:

The Berkshire Eagle - Pitts., Berk. Co., MA - Th:12:12:1991 - B2:3.


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  • Created by: Nan White
  • Added: 9 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 104900373
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Morris Arthur Palmer (10 Jul 1921–8 Dec 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104900373, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Lacey, Thurston County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Nan White (contributor 47502325) .