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PALMER, Bernice (nee Keay)


PALMER, Bernice (nee Keay)

January 30, 1928 – Calgary, AB

November 27, 2013 – Calgary, AB

We celebrate the life of Bernice Palmer, a proud native Calgarian, who died in her 86th year.

Bernice is survived by Dan and Charlene Palmer, Heather and Brian Unterschultz and her deeply cherished grandchildren, Hannah, Michelle, Emily and Justin. She is also survived by her sister Ruby Greaves of Brandon. Bernice lived her early years in Calgary.  In 1937 her family moved to Brandon where in adulthood, Bernice met her husband David Henry Palmer. In the early 1960’s Bernice and Dave settled their young family in Calgary.  Bernice was predeceased by Dave in 1993. Her greatest joy was being a wife, mother and grandmother.

A small family and friend celebration is being planned.  Condolences may be forwarded through  In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to a charity dear to your heart.

In living memory of Bernice Palmer, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. CALGARY, AB. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.

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  1. Heather,
    So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. I remember fondly her visit to Vancouver when we were out there, and how much fun she was to be around. My thoughts are with you and Brian at this difficult time.

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  2. Justina Pankratz :

    Ruby Greaves, Brandon, Manitoba
    My deepest sympathy. Sisters are precious and you will miss your sister as I have missed mine over the years. May God comfort you and bless you. With love, Justina

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