Mt. Vernon Register-News

Obituaries

August 19, 2010

Dorothy Louise Palmer

MT. VERNON — Dorothy Louise Palmer, 74, of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 7 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 19, 2010, at White Oak Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Mt. Vernon, where she resided.

She was born in Jefferson County on Oct. 1, 1935, a daughter of Raymond and Verna (Morgan) Mulvaney.  She married Hobart “Honey” Palmer on Feb. 9, 1967, in Mt. Vernon, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 12, 2009.

Mrs. Palmer is survived by a son, David of Mt. Vernon; a brother, Herbert (wife Nel) of Mt. Vernon ; a sister, Helen of Mount Vernon; a sister, Shirley of Waverly; three grandkids; and several nieces and nephews.  

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; one sister, Delsie; one brother, Donald; and one granddaughter, Rebecca.

She was employed at Dobbs in Centralia for many years.

In honor of Mrs. Palmer’s request, she will be cremated and no visitation or services will be held.

Memorials may be given to the American Diabetes Association and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL, 62864.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home, where you may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information and to send condolences.

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