Donna M. (Hudson) Palmer

June 4, 1946 ~ March 4, 2019 (age 72)




Kinsman, Ohio


Donna M. Palmer, 72, passed peacefully in her sleep on March 4, 2019, at her residence surrounded by loved ones following a brief illness.

She was born June 4, 1946, in Warren, Ohio, a daughter of George and Martha (Reeves) Hudson and had attended Maplewood Schools.

She is survived by her sons, Bryan (Suzanne) Palmer, Kinsman, and Darin (Karen) Palmer, Mecca Twp., Ohio; five grandsons and one granddaughter; blessed with great-grandchildren with another one due this spring; and by her sister, Betty Diurba, Warren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; by her husband, Ralph L. Palmer, whom she married February 10, 1962, he died on February 5, 2017; and by her four brothers and one sister.

Donna cherished the time that she spent with family and was proud of the accomplishments they had achieved. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles and watching game shows on TV. Donna was very good at writing poetry and she loved her beloved dog, Gracie.

She will now be forever again in the company of her longtime love and husband, Ralph.

In accordance to her wishes, no calling hours or services will be held. Cremation will take place and arrangements are being handled by Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, Brookfield, Ohio.

Her family would like to thank all of the people who lovingly cared for and helped Donna during her last days, especially Crossroads Hospice of Cleveland and the Country Neighbor of Orwell, Ohio.

As suggested by her family, memorial contributions can be made to Crossroads Hospice and Palliative Care, 9775 Rockside Rd., Suite 270, Valley View, Ohio 44125.

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No services to be held

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