Samuel J Palmieri Sr.

Samuel J Palmieri Sr.

Samuel J Palmieri Sr., 86, of Gloversville, died February 15, 2018 at Albany Medical Center.

Born in Herkimer, NY September 6, 1931, the son of John Sr. and Mary Natali Palmieri.

He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, and worked for various leather companies in the area retiring from Simco Leather.

Samuel dedicated his life to his family and was very much involved in the fund raising to St Jude Association. A very sports-minded individual, he was a very avid golfer, and was of the Catholic faith.

On December 16, 1951 he married Jennie D’Errico, who survives him. He is also survived by his sons, John (Patricia) and Samuel Jr. (Anna) Palmieri; brothers Joseph(Rosemary) and William (Janet) Palmieri; grandchildren Michael, Shawn and Paige Palmieri and Susan Bakouros; great-granchildren Alma and Aiden Palmieri; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will meet privately from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Monday February 19, 2018 at Amico Funeral Home, 150 South Main, Gloversville. The public is invited to call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.. Services will then be held at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

Spring interment will be held in Mt Carmel Cemetery Johnstown.

Immediately following the service friends are invited to a luncheon at Sam’s Seafood Restaurant, Route 30A, Johnstown.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St Jude Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Dept 142, Memphis,TN 38101-9908.

On line condolences to www.amicofuneralhome.com.