Funeral services for Mrs. Veda E. Palmer, 79, of Melba, who
died Tuesday, September 22, 1992, at the Nampa hospital,
will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, September 26, 1992, at
the Melba Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Bishop Mark Hoagland will officiate. Burial will
follow in the Melba Cemetery. Services are under the
direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
Veda E. Palmer was born on July 17, 1913, in Spring City,
Utah, to Freeman E. and Elenora Hansen Allred. She was
reared and educated in Utah. She moved with her family
to the Melba area where she met Donald C. Palmer. They
were married on December 19, 1935, in the Salt Lake City,
Utah LDS Temple. They moved to a farm in Melba, where
she worked as a homemaker and raised their four children.
Mr. Palmer died in 1988.
She was very
active in the LDS church where she taught several classes
and served as secretary for Sunday school. She was
also music coordinator for the Mutual.
She is survived by a daughter, Donna Searles of Caldwell;
daugh ter and son-in-law, Claudia and Larry Moore of Nampa;
a son and daughter-in-law, Dennis and Caroleta Palmer of
Nampa; a son, Barry Palmer of Boise; 10 grandchildren; two
great-grandsons; a brother, Grandon Allred of Spanish, Fork,
Utah; a sister, Venera Hoagland of Melba; and several nieces
Besides her husband, she
was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, three
brothers and a grandson, Calvin Palmer.
Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel today until 9
p.m., or Friday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and at the church on
Saturday from 2 to 2:45 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the Melba Quick Response Unit,
Melba, Idaho 83641; or flowers may be sent.