Palmer-Chelsea A. Tibbetts, 28, passed into eternal peace on January 21, 2018. Chelsea graduated from Pathfinder Regional High School in 2008 before going on to obtain her Associate's degree from Holyoke Community College. Her personality was as fiery as her love for family and the outdoors. She loved being outside, and spent much of her time hiking, kayaking, or at the beach with her beloved dog, and sidekick, Shelby. She also found great joy in photography, music, crocheting, and reading. Chelsea worked for many years as a hostess and waitress, with several of those being spent alongside her brother Sean, at Apollo's Pizzeria in Palmer. She also worked aside her Mom, Brenda, at the former Tibbetts Optical in Monson as a frame stylist for 6 years. She impacted many lives and fit an abundance of living into her 28 years.
She will be deeply missed by her Mom and Dad; Brenda and Raymond Tibbetts of Hudson FL, Father and Step-Mother; Kevin and Melody Dimitropolis of Hampden, Brothers; Jason Dimitropolis of East Longmeadow and Sean Dimitropolis of Hudson FL, Grandparents; Joyce Bressem of W. Warren, Anthony and Carol Dimitropolis of Palmer, Aunts and Uncles; Bonnie Bressem of Monson, Adam and Vicki Bressem of North Carolina, Brandi and DJ Smith of Colorado, Connie and Neal McKinstry of Pennsylvania, Randy and Marie Dimitropolis of Belchertown, Brenda and Brian Kruse of Belchertown, Debbie Gondek of Palmer; and many cousins, extended family members, and friends. ,
Visiting hours will be held Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 10am-1pm in Lombard Funeral Home 3 Bridge St. Monson. A reflection of life will be held at 1pm to conclude the services. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Second Chance Animal Services 111 Young Rd. East Brookfield MA 01515.