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In Memory of

Peter Dake Palmer

September 15, 1948 - March 26, 2015

Obituary


Peter Dake Palmer, 66, of Surry, passed away Thursday afternoon, March 26, 2015 at the Cheshire Medical Center following a lengthy period of declining health.

He was born, in Lockport, NY, on September 15, 1948, the son of the late C. Rhodes and Beryl (Cuttle) Palmer. He was a graduate of Kent State University.

He married Justine "Tina" Holod on April 22, 1989 in a ceremony in Fitzwilliam, NH.

He founded Dake Woodworks and later acquired New England Wood Designs. At the time of his death he was co-owner of...

Peter Dake Palmer, 66, of Surry, passed away Thursday afternoon, March 26, 2015 at the Cheshire Medical Center following a lengthy period of declining health.

He was born, in Lockport, NY, on September 15, 1948, the son of the late C. Rhodes and Beryl (Cuttle) Palmer. He was a graduate of Kent State University.

He married Justine "Tina" Holod on April 22, 1989 in a ceremony in Fitzwilliam, NH.

He founded Dake Woodworks and later acquired New England Wood Designs. At the time of his death he was co-owner of Piggy's Fine Repurposed Goods in Peterborough, NH.

He is survived by his wife, of nearly 26 years: Tina (Holod) Palmer; his daughter: Erica Cordes and her husband, Jared, of Wabash, IN; his son: Garrett Palmer of Nederland, CO; his step-children: Thomas R Eaton, Jr of Keene and Kristin Eaton Bell of Van Nuys, CA; a brother: Rhodes C. Palmer and his wife, Cherryl, of Lockport, NY; a sister: Lee Palmer of Pinellas Park, FL; his step-mother: Barbara Palmer of Lockport, NY; a step-brother: Douglas Crowe of Clearwater, FL; a step-sister: Diane Crowe of Lockport, NY; and eight grandchildren: Michael, Lena, Paul, Linda, Isaiah and Teresina Cordes, Sam Eaton and Harlan Bell. He was predeceased by his sister: Jane Palmer-Poole.

Celebrations of Peter's life will be held at a later date. There will be no public calling hours.

Memorial donations, in Peter D. Palmer's name, may be made to the: Norris Cotton Cancer Center (www.cancer.dartmouth.edu), Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Dr., Lebanon, NH 03756.

Fletcher Funeral Home & Cremation Services ( www.fletcherfuneralhome.com ), 33 Marlboro St, Keene has been entrusted with the arrangements.