Thomas Ardis Palmeri, 75, of Wilmington, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 in his home. He was the husband of the late Carol Adele Kalish Palmeri.
Born in Waterbury, CT, August 13, 1941, son of the late Thomas D. and Artelle F. Atkinson Palmeri, he had worked as an HVAC technician in the Environmental Services Department of Hartford Hospital, in Hartford CT, until his retirement. He was a Vietnam veteran having served in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his daughter, LuAnn Adele Stockton; his granddaughter, Hannah Adele Stockton; his nieces, Valerie Nelson and her husband Cliff; Patti Gosselin; Deann Turney and her husband Levi; his nephew, David Cahen; and his grandnieces and grandnephews, Heidi, Laura, Todd, Dominick, and Knox. He was predeceased by his sisters, Artelle A. Sullivan and Barbara McMillen.
A private service with military honors will be held in the Wilmington Funeral Chapel with burial in Rose Hill Memorial Park in Rocky Hill, CT.
In lieu of flowers, gifts may be sent to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 So. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403.