Martin L. “Lyle” Palmer, Jr.
Martin Lyle Palmer, Jr., 83, of Stephens City, Virginia, died Wednesday, May 30, 2012, in Winchester Medical Center.
Mr. Palmer was born in 1928, in Washington D.C. the son of the late Martin Lyle and Sarah Elizabeth Palmer, Sr. He was a retired employee of the United State Government working with the Central Intelligence Agency.
He married Ann Moraska on January 4, 1997, in Winchester, Virginia.
His first wife, Joan Martin Palmer, preceded him in death in 1984.
Surviving with his wife are three daughters, Elizabeth Baldesburger and husband Robert, of Pennsylvania, Kim Palmer of Virginia, Deborah Henson and husband, Mike, of West Virignia; step-daughter, Amy Bryant and husband, Jim of Virignia; son, Walter Craig Palmer and wife, Brenda of Florida; 8 grandchildren;5 great grandchildren; sister Anne Collins of Virignia and brother Jim Palmer and wife, Margret of California.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, at Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel with Minister Jerrad Holloway officiating. Interment will be in Mount Hebron Cemetery. Military Honors will be afforded by V.F.W. Post # 2123.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday prior to the service from 1:00-2:00 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Winchester Free Medical Clinic, 301 North Cameron Street #100 Winchester, Virginia 22601 or SPCA, 115 Featherbed Lane, Winchester, Virginia 22602.
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