Frank J. Palmeri
Frank J. Palmeri

February 12, 1926 - March 4, 2018
Born in Denver, CO
Resided in Wheat Ridge, Colorado
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Frank, the last remaining child of Elena and Antonio Palmeri, is preceded in death by his siblings, Mary (Mike) Smaldone, Alice "Lassie" (Sal) Piro, and John (Rose). He is survived by his beloved wife of sixty-six years, Rosemary; children, Frank (Mihoko Suzuki), Gloria (Chuck) Powell, John (Camille), and Eileen (Rich) Clymo; grandchildren, Nicholas (Emily Dawson), Teresa (Yev) Aspidov, Becky (Adam) Alberti-Powell, Winston, Michael and Jenna; great-grandchild, Bowen; sister-in-law, Rose Palmeri; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Frank served in the U.S. Navy from 1944-1946 in the Pacific Theater. Frank was a teacher and coach in Jefferson County and announced high school sports for more than fifty years. Among other honors, he was inducted into the Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame in 2012. An active member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish, he was a recipient of their Silver Cross. He loved announcing, getting together with family and friends, and making goodhearted jokes. He enjoyed people and all of life.

Visitation will be Sunday, March 11, 2018, 5-7 PM, Horan & McConaty, 3020 Federal Boulevard, in Denver, Colorado 80211. Recitation of the Rosary, Monday, March 12, 2018, 9:30 AM, with Funeral Mass to follow at 10 AM, both at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, 3549 Navajo Street, Denver, Colorado 80211. Interment follows at 2 PM at Ft. Logan National Cemetery - Area A, 3698 South Sheridan Boulevard, Denver, Colorado 80235.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to:
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church
3549 Navajo Street
Denver, Colorado 80211
A Charity of Choice

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Horan & McConaty - Federal
3020 Federal Blvd.
Denver, CO US 80211
Sunday, March 11, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Recitation of the Rosary & Eulogy
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church
3549 Navajo Street
Denver, CO USA 80211
Monday, March 12, 2018
9:30 AM
Funeral Mass
Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Catholic Church
3549 Navajo Street
Denver, CO 80211
Monday, March 12, 2018
10:00 AM
Fort Logan National Cemetery
3698 South Sheridan Boulevard
Denver, CO US 80236
Monday, March 12, 2018
2:00 PM
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Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church
3549 Navajo St.
Denver, CO US 80211
Charity of Your Choice