The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast


Hi55° Chance Rain and Patchy Fog then Mostly Cloudy


Lo44° Patchy Fog


Hi54° Patchy Fog then Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo44° Mostly Cloudy


Hi53° Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo41° Slight Chance Rain


Hi53° Mostly Cloudy

Sunday Night

Lo40° Chance Rain


Hi54° Chance Rain

Monday Night

Lo40° Chance Rain

Roland Edward Palmer

Send to Kindle
Print This

Roland Edward Palmer, 73, a longtime resident of Riverside and Tunk Valley, died Monday, March 17, 2014, in East Wenatchee.

He had been a mechanic and owned Ron’s Mobile Truck Repair in Whittier, Calif. He worked as a mechanic, fabricator and welder for a local machine shop and small gas engine repair shop in Tunk Valley.

Survivors include his children, Tammy Hosfield of Wilsall, Mont., Darrell Palmer of Riverside, Calif., Roland Palmer II of Covina, Calif., and Natasha Martin of East Wenatchee; his stepchildren, Peterjohn Martinez and Senovia Martinez, both of Spokane; and his siblings, Garnet Jones of Tucson, Ariz., Ronald Palmer and Russell Palmer, both of Billings, Mont., and Phyllis DeSoto of Lenoir City, Tenn.

A celebration of life service and potluck will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 19 at the Riverside Grange Hall in Riverside.

Arrangements are by Heritage Memorial Chapel, East Wenatchee.

Questions about commenting? See our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy.

Comments Help

A few important points:

  • You must have a Disqus account to comment (your Wenatchee World login and Disqus login are completely separate)
  • You must provide your first and last name
  • Your comment must be civil

For more information see our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy