Gertrude Edith Palmer Peaslee
ALLENTOWN - Gertrude Edith Palmer Peaslee, 98, a longtime resident of Allentown, passed away Monday (Oct. 3, 2016) at the Wellsville Manor Hills.
She was a daughter of the late Harold and Eva Marjorie Barth Hunt.
She was predeceased by her first husband, Edwin Palmer, and her second husband, Raymond Peaslee. She was also predeceased by three sisters, Betty, Geraldine and Helen; and a brother, Harold.
She is survived by her only child, Howard (Jean) Palmer of California; two grandsons, James (Lisa) and Richard (Lisa); four great-grandchildren, Jarrod, Allison, Nathan and Ryan; her sister, Corrine Mathern of Wellsville.
Gert will be remembered by many as the smiling, cheerful proprietor of Palmer's General Store in Allentown, which she ran for more than 40 years.
Honoring her wishes, there will be no calling hours. A private family service is planned. A celebration of her life will held at a later date.
Remembrance donations may be made to the Allentown Methodist Church or the Allentown Fire Department.
To leave online condolences, visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.