On March 19, 2015, Kenny Palm, a longtime resident of New Westminster and formerly of Kamloops, passed away peacefully at Burnaby Hospital (Tertiary Palliative Care Unit), surrounded by his family, at the age of 67 years.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Shirley as her treasured husband of 48 years; his daughter Misty (Mike) of Kamloops as the greatest dad ever and five brothers and sisters, Margaret (Philip) of Campbell River, Robert (Donna) of Toronto, Gerry (Lori) of Las Vegas, Judy (Ernie) of Kamloops and Sheryl Palm (John) of Vancouver. Also left with treasured memories are 5 nieces and nephews; Bev, David, Robbie, James, and Melissa.
Kenny was predeceased by his mother, Frances, in 1989, his father Ken in 2003, nephew Jimmy and his beloved dog Jasper.
Kenny was born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan on Oct. 9, 1947. He worked in the construction industry as a superintendent building roads and highways throughout BC, Alberta and the Yukon. He enjoyed spending time with his family and helping others.
Kenny’s greatest gift was the pillar of strength he was for his family.
At Kenny’s request there will be no formal ceremony. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial donations made to the Burnaby Hospital (2D Tertiary Palliative Care Unit), 3935 Kincaid Street, Burnaby BC V5G 2X6. Phone (604) 412-6298.