Alan Lee Palmer - 59

1/23/1955 - 3/29/2014

Byron, IL

Byron – Alan Lee Palmer, age 59, passed away on Saturday March 29, 2014 at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford. Born February 24, 1955 in Rockford, IL the son of Walker and Ruth (Norup) Palmer. He married Lorri Bain on August 31, 1974 in Byron. He worked as a truck driver for Rock Valley Oil. Alan was a member of the Twin Towers Gun Club near Oregon. In his spare time he enjoyed trap shooting and watching NASCAR. He is survived by his wife Lorri Palmer of Byron; children, Jonna (Eric) Muzzarelli of Byron, Jason (Alana) Palmer of Byron, and Justin (Meghan) Palmer of Stillman Valley; grandchildren, Michael and Lauren Muzzarelli and Sophia Palmer; brother and sister-in-laws, Craig Bain of Nashville, TN, Kerry Bain of Byron, and Kim (Brian) Bauer of Oregon; and friend Gary Covell of Byron. He is predeceased by his parents. Visitation will be held from 4-6 PM Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home in Byron. No funeral services are scheduled. Burial will be held in Winnebago Cemetery at a later date. A memorial fund is established for the family.


4-6 PM at Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home in Byron


No services scheduled

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