Francis Bernard Palmer
Francis Bernard Palmer of Guilford, CT, formerly of Westport, CT and Constableville, NY passed award on July 3, 2013 at age 84. Survived by his wife Viola and his children, Frank (Cindy), Vincent (Beth) and step-children Tom MacGregor (Denise), Debbie MacGregor, three granddaughters and seven grandsons. Also his sister, Angela Chiaia, several brother and sister in-laws and many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his first wife, Josephine Mangone Palmer and his brother Emanuel (Red) Palmer. A veteran of the Marine Corps, he served in the Korean War
. He was an avid outdoorsman, former Vice President of the Constableville Fish & Game. He was also a retired semi-pro baseball player. A memorial mass will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2013 at the Assumption Church, 98 Riverside Ave., Westport beginning at 11:00 a.m.