Partricia Ann Stolarik Palmer, passed on much too soon, to be in the arms of our Precious Jesus on Tuesday, August 11, 2009. Patty became a child of God at an early age and remained a strong, devout Christian through all of her life. In this painful time we are comforted to know she will always be at peace with our Lord.
Born March 18, 1958, Patty attended Nanticoke area schools and graduated from Keystone Job Corps in Harrisburg as a certified nursing assistant. This was a profession she enjoyed for many years. She later worked as a security officer in Mississippi.
Patty will always be remembered as a kind, caring person, who would give all she had to those in need. She was a devoted animal lover, who would rescue and care for animals in need.
Patty is joining in heaven her brother, Pvt. Paul Stolarik; grandparents; aunts and uncles.
Patty is survived by her husband, Alfred James Palmer, Jackson, Miss.
Patty is deeply loved and truly missed by the family she has left behind, her mother, Ruth Stolarik, Charlotte, N.C.; father, Alexander John Stolarik, Wilkes-Barre; biological daughter, Maureen Stolarik, Charlotte, N.C.; sisters, Ruthann Jacobson, Arlington, Texas; Marie Ogin, Lawton, Okla.; Edith Hinds, Aurora, Colo.; half-sister, Amber Stolarik, Wilkes-Barre; brothers, Alexander Stolarik, Wilkes-Barre; John Stolarik, Wilkes-Barre; Michael Stolarik, Charlotte, N.C.; Kenneth Stolarik, Yuma, Ariz.; James Stolarik, Charlotte, N.C.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Joseph (Reggie) Jacobson, Arlington, Texas; Liz Stolarik, Wilkes-Barre; Joyce Stolarik, Wilkes-Barre; Kathryn Stolarik, Charlotte, N.C.; Denise Stolarik, Live Oak, Fla.; Richard Ogin, Lawton, Okla.; Nila Stolarik, Yuma, Ariz.; Mary Heaps, Nescopeck; David Hinds, Aurora, Colo.; numerous nieces; nephews; great-nieces, great-nephews; and cousins; a longtime friend from Job Corps, Debra Harvey, Baltimore, Md. Patty will also be remembered by many friends and co-workers who knew of her kindness.
Patty was laid to rest August 18, 2009, through Jackson Memorial Funeral Services at Johnson Cemetery in Jackson, Miss.