FORESTVILLE: Virginia B. Palmer, 84, of Creek Road, Forestville, died Thursday, December 17th, 2020 at the Chautauqua Nursing & Rehab Center, Dunkirk, following a short illness. She was born in Arcade, on September 7, 1936, the daughter of the late Robert and Delsie (Parr) Frederickson.
Virginia was a graduate of Forestville Central School, Class of 1954 and worked as a Transcriber for Dr. Steven Barnes in Silver Creek, for 40 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family.
Survivors include her husband Lester B. Palmer of Forestville, whom she married on August 20, 1955, in Hanover Center, a daughter, Deborah Burgun, of Brocton; a son, Nathan (Susan) Palmer, of Forestville; four sisters, Irene (Earl) Blakely, of Irving; Anna Frederickson, of Silver Creek; Lucille Harmon, of Florida; Lois (David) Valentine, of Forestville; and three brothers, Roy Frederickson, of South Dayton; Donald Frederickson, of Irving; James Frederickson, of Forestville. Also surviving are four grandchildren; Kenneth (Kate) Burgun, Karen Brown, Lisa (Ben) Bates, Alex (Lindsay) Palmer, five great grandchildren; Korah Burgun, William & Cooper Brown, Alaina & Ty Bates and several nieces & nephews. Besides her parents she was predeceased by a son-in-law David Burgun, who died December 21, 2017, a sister Mavis Bonkoske, and five brothers Marvin, Robert, Lyle, Ernest & Harold Frederickson.
Friends are welcome to call at Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, 39 Main Street, Forestville on Sunday from 2-6 PM. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date, time and place to be announced. Private Interment will be in Arkwright Summit Cemetery, Town of Arkwright.
The family suggests memorials may be made either to the Balltown Cemetery Association, %Anna Frederickson, 85 Burgess Street, Silver Creek, NY 14136 or the Arkwright Summit Cemetery Association, 2070 Rt. 83, Forestville, NY 14062. To post condolences or memories go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.