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Obituary for Theron James “Jim” Palmer

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Theron James “Jim” Palmer

November 2, 1957 - November 9, 2016

Theron James “Jim” Palmer of Plain City, Utah died November 9, 2016 from injuries sustained in a motor cycle accident on October 29, 2016.  He was born in Ogden, Utah on November 2, 1957 to Sallie J. and Theron L. Palmer.  He has one son, Michael Dane Palmer from a previous marriage.


Jim married April Buxton on November 13, 2015.


He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War.


He attended Plain City and Morgan County Schools.


Jim is survived by his wife, April; son, Michael Dane; parents; three brothers, Jack (Leona) Palmer, Sheldon Palmer and Ryan (Erika) Palmer.


A Visitation for family and friends will be held on November 19, 2016 from 1:00 to 1:45 pm at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden, Utah.  A “Last Ryde” procession to the Plain City Cemetery where Graveside Services with full Military Honors will be held at 2:00 pm.  There will be a Celebration of Life following from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at the Kokomo Club on 25th Street in Ogden, Utah.


The family would like to express many thanks to the doctors and nurses at the McKay Dee Hospital Intensive Care Unit.


In lieu of flowers, please make a donation at the Celebration of Life.




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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, November 19, 2016

Time: 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Leavitt's Mortuary


836 36th Street , , Ogden, UT, 84403

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 19, 2016

Graveside Services

Plain City Cemetery:

1947 North 4425 West

Plain City, Utah

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, November 19, 2016

Time: 3:00 pm -

1947 North 4425 West

Plain City, Utah


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Born: November 2, 1957
Died: November 9, 2016

Condolences for Theron James “Jim” Palmer

Rick Poll posted on 11/19/16

I remember the times he spent with my brother Rob working on his house, and visiting with Rob and his family. Rest in peace.


Doug Flitton posted on 11/19/16

I grew up with Jim in Morgan and last saw Jim in San Diego, Ca. while in the Navy. We shared some great times growing up and he was a great friend. Rest in Peace Jim. My condolences to all of Jim's family and friends.


Stan Giles posted on 11/19/16

My condolences to Jims family and friends. I haven't seen him since high school but we had a lot of good times then. Ride free Jim


Peggy posted on 11/18/16

Jack & family, I send you all my heart felt sympathy for your loss. May God give you comfort thru this difficult time.


Michele Moyes Todd Moyes posted on 11/16/16

Sheldon and family sad to hear of your loss. Michele and Todd Moyes (Troy Rees sister)