Linda Ruth Palmer
Linda Ruth Palmer, age 70, of Scio died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Harrison Community Hospital, Cadiz after a lengthy illness.
Born March 16, 1943, in Dennison, she was a daughter of the late Grant and Nadine Patterson Custer. She graduated from Scio High School and went on to cosmetology school. She owned and operated a beauty shop in Uhrichsville for many years and then worked at Sunnyslope Nursing Home for six years.
Linda was very active prior to her illness. She loved spending time with her family and was an extremely devoted grandmother.
Surviving are her husband George R. Palmer, Sr. who she married Sept. 24, 1988; children, Larry Kelley of Carrollton, Tracy (Jeff) Kennedy of Scio, George R. (Dusty) Palmer, Jr. of Bowerston, Terry (Robin) Palmer of Kilgore, Jennifer Kaiser of Carrollton, Andy (Annette Rinehart) Palmer of Minerva and Corey Palmer of Clearwater, FL; brother, Gary (Becky) Custer of Columbus; step mother, Dorothy Custer of Scio; aunt and uncle Jack and Thelma McNabb of Canton; and 15 grandchildren.
Services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 11 a.m. in Koch Funeral Home, Scio. Burial will follow in Perrysville Cemetery, Scio. Friends may call Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in the funeral home.