NEW WATERFORD - Leroy G. Palmer, 82, formerly of New Waterford, died at 12:25 pm Friday at Salem Community Hospital.
Born June 3, 1930, in New Brighton, Pa., he was the son of Lawrence and Ruth (Williams) Palmer.
Mr. Palmer was a baker for the Keystone Bakery in West Bridgewater, Pa., and had also worked for the former Ward Bus Company in Darlington, Pa. Leroy served in the Army during the Korean War.
He is survived by two daughters, Traci (Ron) Householder of East Palestine and Michelle Quarterman of East Liverpool; a son, Leroy M. (Marilyn) Palmer of New Castle, Pa.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Burial took place at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies in Bridgeville, Pa.
A Celebration of Live Service will be held at 2 p.m. Sept. 24 at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville, Pa., with Pastor Mark McTrustry officiating.
Van Dyke-Swaney-Rettig Funeral Home of East Palestine handled the arrangements.
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