Created: Tue, 27 May 2014 02:41:00 CST
Updated: Tue, 27 May 2014 02:42:01 CST
Ralph A. Palmieri, 72, of Kearney, died Saturday, May 24, 2014 at his home in Kearney. Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 10:30 am at the Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Kearney with Fr. Paul Colling officiating. Burial will be at a later date. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 27, 2014 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm with a wake service at 7:00 pm all at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Memorials are designated to Cancer Research, care of the family. Visit www.hlmkfuneral.com to leave a message of condolence, tribute or memory. Horner Lieske McBride & Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services in Kearney are in charge of arrangements.
Ralph was born on June 30, 1941 in Brooklyn, NY to Anthony M. and Ella (Brica) Palmieri. He attended school in Brooklyn and later married Mary Ann Pauls on July 24, 1967 in Dade County Florida. Ralph worked as a truck driver the majority of his life. He was a member of Price of Peace Catholic Church in Kearney.
Surviving relatives include his wife, Mary Palmieri of Kearney; Daughters, Melody and Mike Browning of Kearneysville, WV, Antoinette and Mike Spieker of Petersburg, NE; Son, Anthony and Tracy Palmieri of Gibbon, NE; Sister, Frances Maintanis of Jersey City, NJ; Grandchildren, Micheala Browning, Briana Browning, Matthew Spieker, Kelly Spieker, Emily Spieker, Kaylee Palmieri, Nevaeh Bordeaux.
Ralph was preceded in death by his Parents; Sister, Catherine Rovegno; Brother, Gerald Palmieri