Mercia E Grahm

Female 1919 - 2014  (94 years)


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  • Name Mercia E Grahm 
    Born 9 Jul 1919 
    • Public Records, 1989, Ancestry.com
    Gender Female 
    Died 22 Apr 2014  Manlius, Onondaga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 94y 
    • Find a grave memorial https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/177242926:
      April 22, 2014

      Mercia G. Palmer, age 94, of Manlius, died Tuesday morning, April 22, 2014. She was born in 1919 and raised in Sandy Creek, the daughter of Mercia Graham Fisher and Claude Graham. She received a bachelor's degree from Oswego State Teachers College and later a master's degree from SUNY Oswego. Following decades as a teacher in the Mexico Central School District and Pulaski Central Schools, she continued in public service for another decade with the American Red Cross. She served as its Field Director for the U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center on Guam and took great pleasure in extensive travel throughout Asia during that time. She later served as Red Cross Station Manager at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Bethesda, MD and upon retirement received official commendations for outstanding contribution to armed services personnel. She spent her retirement in Syracuse caring for her mother and great-grandchildren.

      Surviving are her son, James D. Palmer of West River, MD; devoted daughter-in-law, Sally Palmer (Ed Salerno) of Cazenovia; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; cousins, Mercia White and Barbara Davis of Florida. Mercia was predeceased by her son, Peter (Sally) Palmer in 1978. At Mercia's request, private family memorial services will be held. Remembrances and condolences can be sent to the family c/o grandson, Timothy Palmer, 114 Smith Street, Manlius, NY 13104.
    Buried 22 Apr 2014  Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Woodlawn Cemetery 
    Person ID I5413  Bratt Family Tree
    Last Modified 25 May 2020 

    Father Claude E Grahm,   b. 19 Jul 1881, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1946, Syracuse, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Mercia Hope Davis,   b. 31 Dec 1897, Tunbridge Wells Borough, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1998, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Family ID F2057  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart