Evelyn T. Palmer
Evelyn T. Palmer, 85, Roseville, died on Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 9 a.m. at the Roseville Country Manor in Roseville.
Palmer was born on October 23, 1923 in Media, the daughter of Joseph E. and Eulalie Baker Campbell Sr.
She married Eston S. Palmer on Aug. 26, 1944 in Moline. He preceded her in death on Feb. 2, 1996.
Palmer is survived by one daughter, Virginia (David) Goss, Hot Springs, Ark.; one son, Michael Palmer, Media; four grandchildren, Mark (Tammy) Dorn, Quad Cities, Misty (Rob) Richens, Hot Springs, Ark., Michael (Wendy) Parrish, Hot Springs, Ark., and Janelle (Eric) Kramer, West Burlington, Iowa; four great-grandchildren, Brently and Bradly Fontenot, Hot Springs, Ark., and Kaylee and Paige Kramer, West Burlington, Iowa; and sister, Nancy Dikeman, Maquon.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; five sisters, Carolyn Lant, Marjorie Serfas, Betty Roberts, Ruth Triplet, and Virginia Campbell; and one brother, Joe Campbell Jr.
She was born and raised in Media, where she had lived her entire life. She enjoyed working in her yard and flowers, and Sunday morning coffee with friends.
Funeral services were on Saturday, Oct. 17, at the Corman Memorial Home in Roseville.
Burial was in the Walnut Grove Cemetery, Media.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Corman Memorial Home Roseville is in charge of the arrangements.
The guestbook may be signed at www.cormanmh.com.