Roland O. Palmer

  • Born: January 24, 1936
  • Died: January 1, 2018
  • Location: Dunnellon, Florida

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Tribute & Message From The Family

DUNNELLON, FL – Roland O. Palmer, 81, formerly of Goffstown, NH, died at Legacy House Hospice in Ocala, FL.
He was born on January 24, 1936, the son of George and Irene (Pepin) Palmer.
Prior to retirement, Roland was employed as a driver and worked for the City of Manchester.
Roland's love for fishing comes second only to his love of family. He served his country as an Army National Guard Veteran. He will be eternally loved and missed.
Members of his family include; his daughters, Patricia Arsenault and husband, Robert of Epsom, Diane Lacerte and husband Roger of Manchester, Jacqueline McBride and friend John Grefe of Dunnellon, FL; and Constance Boutin and her husband Francis of Manchester; 16 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren; brother Armand, sisters, Charlotte and Marcelle; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Roland was predeceased by his wife, Lucille I. (Proulx) Palmer and by his granddaughter, Tanya Palmer.
SERVICES: A memorial gathering will be held on Monday, January 15, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Phaneuf Funeral Home, 250 Coolidge Avenue, in Manchester. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, 10:00 AM at St. Lawrence Church in Goffstown, NH. Committal prayers and military honors will follow at the NH State Veterans Cemetery, in Boscawen.
The Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium is assisting the family with arrangements. To view an online memorial, leave a message of condolence, or for more information please go to


Condolence & Memory Journal

To the entire Palmer family....I am so sorry for your loss. Worked with Connie for years at the Union Leader. My sympathies to all.

Posted by Susan Carrier - Manchester, NH   January 15, 2018

Pat so sorry to learn about your Dad. I remember all you did in getting his house taken care of. Your a good daughter! God Bless you

Posted by Lynda Simmons - Bedford, NH - Friend   January 14, 2018


I can't even begin to say how deep my condolences go for the family. Love

Posted by Joan Palmer - Schuyler, VA - Friend   January 14, 2018

May the God of all comfort sustain you as you mourn the loss of yournlobed one (Psalms 119:76).

Posted by Kayla Bell - MI - acquaintance   January 13, 2018

So sorry for your loss. I just wanted to share an encouraging promise from our Creator. Isaiah says; " Exultation & rejoicing will be theirs, And grief & sighing will flee away. " Hopefully soon

Posted by A friend   January 13, 2018

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