September 18, 2022
Visitation: Sunday 2-6PM, Devlin Funeral Home, 806 Perry Hwy., Pgh, PA 15229
Service: Monday 10:30AM, St. Peter's Church, 720 Arch St. Pgh, PA 15202
Richard J. “Red”
Age 82, of Pittsburgh, PA
Beloved husband of Barbara (Peters Parks) Palmer; stepfather of Maura DeRiggi-Dickey (Bryan) and Megan Liston (Lisa), brother of David (Irene.) Richard is also survived by a stepgrandchild, nieces, nephews, loving relatives and many lifelong friends.
Red Palmer will be remembered for his love of the Pittsburgh Steelers, a strong devotion to his faith and his quiet, kind manner. An insulator by trade, he was proud of his life’s work and was a long-time member of Insulators Local #2. Red was a true patriot who loved his country. As such, he was honored to serve in the United States Army.
Friends and family will be received Sunday, September 25 from 2-6PM at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME (806 Perry Highway Pittsburgh, PA 15229) Mass of Christian burial Monday, September 26, 10:30 AM at Christ Our Savior Catholic Church (St. Peter’s Church) 720 Arch Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter’s Church.Send Flowers Shop Gifts Print Obituary Share Obituary