Shirley G. Palmateer 85, passed away Monday, February 23, 2015. Born in Charlton, New York on September 22, 1929, she was the daughter of Harry and Sarah Gilchrist.
Shirley worked at General Electric Company and later worked at Agway for many years, until her retirement. She was a member of the West Charlton Presbyterian Church. Shirley volunteered at the Galway Food Pantry and enjoyed working in her flower garden.
She was predeceased by her brother Donald Gilchrist. Shirley is survived by her husband Floyd; her sons Bruce Palmateer of Middle Grove, Barry Palmateer of Galway and Brian Palmateer (MaryBeth) of Greenfield; grandchildren Mandi, Angela, Barry, Dan and Ben; great grandchildren Jasmine, Alexis, Natalie and Jaxon; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be private. Memorial contributions in memory of Shirley may be made to the Galway Food Pantry, PO Box 31, Galway, NY 12074.