Funeral service for Troy A. Palmer, 66, Lawrence will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 24, 2018 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Reading, KS. Troy passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Troy was born April 20, 1952 in Tombstone, AZ, the son of Charles Marrion and Dolores Virginia (Embry) Palmer.
He had careers in residential real estate and in the auto industry. He also started and operated his own businesses.
Survivors include his wife, Peggy (Bocquin) Palmer; sons, Patrick A. Palmer, Nicholas A. Palmer (Laura C.); and his siblings, Roma Palmer, Barbara (Gerald) Acker, and Stephen Palmer.
The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Mortuary.
Memorial Contributions may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.