Martelle D. Palmer

Martelle D. Palmer, 93, of Warren, IN, died Monday, July 3, 2017, at 12:42 p.m. at Heritage Pointe of Warren.

Ms. Palmer was a homemaker and had worked at Essex Wire, in Van Buren, for seven years. She helped newborns and their families, babysat, cleaned houses and devoted her life to assisting her parents.

She was born Aug. 21, 1923, in Jackson Township, Wells County, to LeLand and Belva Mae Garrett Palmer.

Survivors include a brother, Robert (Mary) Palmer, of Van Buren. A graveside service will be held on Monday, July 10, 2017, at 1:30 p.m. at the Van Buren Cemetery, in Van Buren. Rev. Dewey Zent will officiate.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Van Buren Cemetery.

Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home, Van Buren, is in charge of arrangements.

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