Christine L. Palmer, 66

OSWEGO – Christine L. Palmer, 66, a resident of Scriba, passed away Wednesday February 18, 2015, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Norma (Herman) Bauer.

Christine L. Palmer
Christine L. Palmer

She worked as a nurse for Dr. Mather and Dr. Freund and also at Oswego Hospital.

Chris was devoted to her family.

She loved the peace and tranquility of her home.

She also liked spending time at her camp in Tupper Lake.

She enjoyed shopping and going to lunch with her friends.

Surviving are her husband, William Palmer; two sons, William Joseph Palmer of Tampa, Fla.; Evan Michael Palmer of Austin, Texas; a brother, David Bauer and Lee Ann Walker of Oswego; a sister, Kim (John) Germain of Oswego; two grandchildren, Sierra Palmer and Meadow Palmer; and her golden retriever companion, Jessie.

In life she surrounded herself with angels and now she is with them.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Peter’s Church.

Burial will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Calling hours will be held 3-7 p.m. Friday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 West Albany St. Oswego.

Donations can be made to the Oswego County Humane Society, 110 W. Second St., Oswego.


  1. Bill & family,
    So terribly sorry & shocked to learn about Chris’s passing. What a wonderful & kind person she always was. My thoughts & prayers are with you as well as Chris’s family.

  2. Billy & Family,
    So very sorry to read of Chris’ passing. This is a very difficult time for you all, but take comfort in your happiest memories – they cannot be taken from you.
    Sincere thoughts and prayers,
    Roger & Marion Looker

  3. My daughter and I are so blessed to have had Christine be a part of our lives. Heaven has definitely gained a beautiful Angel. My thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time of sorrow.

  4. So sorry and sbocked to hear of your loss. Chris was such a wonderful person and will be missed by all who knew her. Condolences to you and your family.

  5. dear bill and family
    iam very sorry for your loss chris was a very wonderful friend to me the lord will be with you and the boys bless you and l will miss chris a lot love to you all the Bristol and vanburen family

  6. Dear Bill and family. I am so sorry for your loss. Chris was a wonderful person always wearing a smile. Spread your wings and. Fly Chris you have earned them

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