Betty M. Palmer

May 23, 1939 ~ January 13, 2021 (age 81)


Betty M. Palmer, 81, of New Florence, died Wednesday January 13, 2021 in the Bethlen Home Ligonier.
She was born May 23, 1939 in Ligonier, the daughter of the late George T. Byers Sr. and Mae Ellenberger Byers.
Betty was a homemaker who enjoyed watching birds (especially Hummingbirds) and baking buns and bread.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her four brothers; George Jr. "Bus", Ben, Jim and Bob Byers.
She is survived by her loving husband Charles H. Palmer Sr., her daughter Janet L. Matson (Herbert) of New Florence, her sons; Walter L. Palmer (Allyann)
of Seven Valleys, PA, and Charles H. Palmer Jr. (Sharon) of Latrobe. Three Grandchildren; James Matson (Mallory), Ashley Zindash (Adam) and Aaron Palmer.
Two step grandchildren; Craig Deuel (Kathy) and Jeff Deuel (Cassie). Several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Saturday from 11-1pm in the McCabe Funeral Home, 144 East Main Street, Ligonier
where a service will be conducted at 1pm with Rev. Christine Doren officiating.
Private interment will be made in Fort Palmer Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Bethlen Home or St. James Lutheran Church in Youngstown
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