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Elaine Catherine Palmer (née Majeski)

November 25, 1922 ~ July 15, 2019 (age 96)


Elaine Catherine Palmer (née Majeski), age 96 passed on to the Lord peacefully on July 15, 2019 in her Lakeland, Florida residence. She is survived by daughters, Ruth (Reich), Karen (Skiba) and son, Kenneth Palmer; brother, Conrad Majeski, and predeceased by brother, Irvin and husband of 71-years Joseph Palmer (Pawlowski).

Elaine attended St. Mary Magdalene Church & School in the Chicago, and a 1940 graduate of Loretto Academy in Woodlawn. She was active in Church activities, Alter Society and woman's clubs before and after retirement. Elaine and Joseph move to Hudson Florida where she was active in Beacon Woods Women's Guild Arts & Club and a devoted Eucharistic Minister from St. Michael the Archangel Church in Hudson; (as a side note, Joseph would religiously drive mom around to the homes she administered communion to after Sunday mass).

Funeral Service scheduled for Saturday, July 27 at Castle Hill Funeral Home in Calumet City with visitation starting at 9 a.m. to include praying of the Rosary. Holy Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church, then followed by interment at Holy Cross Cemetery to the family plot in the Good Shepherd Section.

In lieu of flowers, the family encourages donations to the Alzheimer Society.

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July 27, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Castle Hill Funeral Home, LLC.
248-155th Place
Calumet City, IL 60409

Mass of Christian Burial
July 27, 2019

11:00 AM
St. Andrew the Apostle Church
768 Lincoln Avenue
Calumet City, Illinois 60409

Interment Services following Mass of Christian Burial
July 27, 2019

Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
801 Michigan City Road
Calumet City, Illinois 60409

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