Richard Ullrich Palmer
Richard (Chuck) Ullrich Palmer, 82, of Bourne passed away on March 1, 2021. He was born January 15, 1939 in Manchester, NH, son of Eleanor F. Ullrich. In 1955, Eleanor married Gordon F. Palmer and he adopted Richard upon graduating from high school in 1956. From birth through high school his name was Richard Ullrich but he derived the nickname "Chuck" from family and friends because he was a baseball pitcher, which in baseball lingo, is referred to as a "chucker." Mr. Palmer grew up in Manchester attending elementary school at Brown School where he was president of his class. He is a 1956 graduate of West High School where he was a four-year varsity player on the baseball team. He is a...