Amsterdam - Diane M. Palmer 80, passed away on Tuesday, December 6, 2022. She was born in Saratoga Springs, NY on November 16, 1942. 
Diane and her husband Dave owned and operated Pine Meadows Farm in Broadalbin. She enjoyed casino trips, gardening, crocheting, and crafting. She was an avid bowler and attended women’s tournaments as far away as Rochester, winning pins, and trophies. Diane thoroughly loved making kids smile by giving them Christmas bears and dollar bills.
Diane and Dave enjoyed attending the annual farm bureau barbecue and their many trips to Dunkin for coffee and donuts. She also enjoyed going to the all the area county fairs and antiquing. Her dog, Bobby, was her world and gave Diane much comfort after Dave’s passing.
She was predeceased by her parents Jack and Barbara, husband Dave and brother Andrew. Diane is survived by her children Randie Boerenko (Butch), David Palmer, Jr., Ty Palmer (Rachel), Grant Palmer (Danni), and Brock Palmer (April), and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to calling hours on Saturday, December 10 from 10 a.m. to Noon at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A service will be held at Noon at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Sweetman Cemetery, Charlton.
Memorial contributions in memory of Diane may be made to Make A Wish Northeast New York, 3 Washington Square, Albany, NY 12205.
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