Richard Palmer

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.

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