Arlene G. Palmer, 74, Adams

ADAMS, NY —  Arlene G. Palmer, 74, of East Church Street, passed away Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, at Sunset Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Boonville.

In keeping with Arlene’s wishes, there will be no calling hours or funeral service.  Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Sanford Corner’s Cemetery, Calcium.

Born July 30, 1945, in Philadelphia, NY, a daughter of the late Alton and Helen Stalder Fowler, she graduated in 1963 from Indian River High School.

She worked for Northland Electric in Watertown for over 30 years until her retirement.  After her retirement, she worked at Walmart in LeRay for one year.

In her younger years, Arlene did powder puff stock car racing.

She enjoyed puzzles, word books, camping and spending time with her family.

Arlene is survived by two children and their spouses, Alton and Maryanne Elliott of Zephyrhills, FL; Terri and Tony Mastro of Glenfield; two grandsons and a granddaughter; and three great-grandsons.

She was predeceased by a half-brother, Allen Stalder.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made by clicking on the donation tab at to help the family with the funeral expenses or can be sent to Terri Mastro at 7719 Stony Lake Road, Glenfield NY.

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