Our sweet and smart brother, uncle, cousin, and friend, George Palmer, 52, of Winter Garden, FL, passed away Friday, September 24, 2021, at Health Central Park from complications of Down Syndrome. George was born February 16, 1968, in Dover, NJ, to the late George and Mabel Palmer. He attended the Magnolia School.
George was a Gold Medal Winner in the 50-yard dash at the Special Olympics and a Champion of BINGO at Health Central Park. In addition to BINGO, George was a big fan of Bowling and all the activities at Health Central Park.
George was the center of his family. He is survived by his sisters, Carol (Mark) Reaves of Winter Garden, Peggy (Doug) Howarth of Daytona, and Evelyn Toye, of Maine; cousins, Sharon Palmer, Carl Dean, Jr., and Robin Hiltz; and his nieces and nephews, Reagan Reaves, Rylee Reaves, Ashlyn Reaves, Heather Howarth, Russell Toye, Bobby Toye, and Raymond Toye.
A Memorial Celebration of George’s life will be held Saturday, October 2, 2021, 10 am, at Newton Park, 31 W. Garden Avenue in Winter Garden. The service will be outside so please bring a chair.
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