Christine A. Palmer, 56

Christine A. Palmer (nee Koenig), 56, of West Bend, passed away Monday, Oct. 1, 2012 at Kathy Hospice.

Chris was born on Dec. 14, 1955, in West Bend to Marvin and Rosalie (nee Mauel) Koenig. She graduated from West Bend East High School. After high school, she worked at Serigraph Inc. where she met her husband George. They were married on May 9, 1981, in West Bend. She enjoyed playing cards, was an avid Green Bay Packer fan, but especially enjoyed spending time with her friends and family.

Chris is survived by her children George (fiancÚ Kimberly Erdmann) and Bradley (Caitlin Hammer), and granddaughter Aubrey Ann Palmer. She is further survived by her brothers Richard (Kathrine) Koenig and Alan (Diane) Koenig, sister Susan (Terry) Trepte, stepmother Dolores Koenig, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband George.

A memorial service will be on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 3 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend with the Rev. James Hill presiding.

Visitation will be on Saturday, Oct. 6 from noon until time of service (3 p.m.). Memorials are appreciated.

A special thank you to all the staff at the Kathy Hospice for all their loving care of Chris.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 or