Obit: Palmer, Carol Eugene (1883 - 1954)

Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon


Surnames: Palmer, Knapo, Otterbein 

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) July 22, 1954 

Palmer, Carl Eugene (30 November 1883 - 17 July 1954) 

Carl Eugene Palmer, 70, of Neillsville, Rt. 1, died Saturday, July 17, at the home of his brother, Fred Palmer in the Town of Levis. 

Mr. Palmer was born November 30, 1883, in Chicago to Eilert and Louise (Knapo) Palmer.  He received his education in the Chicago schools and worked for the Standard Office Building Corporation for Chicago for 22 years.  He came to Clark County in 1941 and, together with his mother, purchased a farm in the Town of Levis, where they resided until the death of his mother in 1946.  In 1947 he went to live with his brother, Fred (Ellen) Palmer, where he has resided until his death.  He had been in poor health the past ten months. 

The body reposed at the Georgas Funeral Home from Sunday until Tuesday noon, when it was transferred to Chicago for interment Thursday.  The Rev. F. W. Otterbein, Sr., will be the officiating minister.  Burial will be in the Mt. Olive Cemetery in Chicago. 

He is survived by his brother, Fred, Neillsville. 

Preceding him in death were his parents, three sisters and one brother. 



© Every submission is protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998.


Show your appreciation of this freely provided information by not copying it to any other site without our permission.


Become a Clark County History Buff


Report Broken Links

A site created and maintained by the Clark County History Buffs
and supported by your generous donations.


Webmasters: Leon Konieczny, Tanya Paschke,

Janet & Stan Schwarze, James W. Sternitzky,

Crystal Wendt & Al Wessel