Posted: Mon 1:16 PM, Aug 19, 2013
Funeral Home: Callaway-Jones Funeral Home
July 26, 1926 – August 5, 2013
Sam Palermo, 87, of Bryan, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2013 at Hospice Brazos Valley Inpatient Facility. Sam requested there be no services held when he passed from this life to eternal life. Arrangements are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral Home and Crematory.
Sam Palermo was born in Brazos County to Luke Palermo and Fina Urso Palermo. Sam married Grace Campise and together they made their house a home for all to share. After her passing, Sam then married Mary Callaway. He spent time with his family and friends; many stories will be shared of his memory. He was a hard worker who enjoyed a new challenge in his career.
Preceding him in death are his parents; his first wife, Grace Palermo; sons-in-law, Wynn Whitley and Bill Smith; his brothers, Joe Palermo and Charlie Palermo and his sister, Frances Dileo.
Survivors include, his wife of 51 years, Mary Palermo; his daughters and sons-in-law, Melissa McGee and husband Chuck, Gina MacFarland and husband Andrew, Phyllis Pollard and husband Dennis; his step-daughters, Peggy Paige and husband Jay, Janice Whitley, and Barbara Smith; his brother, Luke Palermo; his sister-in-law Elizabeth Palermo; his brother-in-law Charlie Dileo; his seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Sam's family would like to thank in a very special way, James and Mae Dell Hardy, for their many years of friendship and care of Sam. Also a special thank you to Hospice Brazos Valley for the compassion and care given to Sam.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.CallawayJones.com.