In Memory of

John E. Palmer

November 14, 1944 - May 20, 2019


John E. Palmer passed away May 20, 2019.  John was born November 14, 1944 in Port Angeles, WA.   He was a graduate of Lee’s Summit High School, Class of 1962. He was a proud member of Plumbers Local #8 and retired after 35 years. John enjoyed being outdoors, hunting and fishing. He was a devoted husband of 52 years and a loving father and grandfather. He was his happiest when he was surrounded by his family at their home in the country.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Kathryn Palmer. He is survived by wife, Janet Palmer; daughter, Angie Manske; sons, Brett (Angela) Palmer, and Nick (P.J.) Palmer; grandchildren, Taylor, Kieran, Shelby, Colton, Cooper, Janice, Charlie and George; and brothers, Mike (Sandy) and Rich (Sheila).

Visitation will be Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Our Lady of the Presentation Catholic Church from 10-11am. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11am with burial at Lee’s Summit Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor.


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Palmer Family,

Our deepest condolences and prayers to your family. Mr. Palmer was a good man who left a great legacy.


The Accurso Family

Uncle John will be greatly missed by many! Aunt Janet, Angie, Brett, and Nick, you all will remain in our thoughts and prayers in the days ahead. I know you each will treasure all of the special memories!

We love you!
Otto, Dawn, Mackenzie & Caitlyn

I was so deeply saddened to hear of John’s passing. He was always so kind to me. I know how much he was loved and how much he loved all of you. Janet, Angie, Brett and Nick….please know that I’m thinking of and praying for you all. I am hoping that happier memories help sustain you during this difficult time. Love to all of you!

Janet,Mike and Sandy,Richard and Sheila and all the family I’m so sorry for your loss! Heavens gates have gained another angel! All my love and prayers!


Thursday, May 23, 2019


Thursday, May 23, 2019