Joseph Palamar, 84, of Pottsville, left this world to be with our Savior on Sunday, March 7, 2021, at Green Valley Nursing Center, North Manheim Township.
Born on October 30, 1936, in Jonestown, Cass Township, he was a son of the late Wassel and Anna (Hozella) Palamar. He was a 1955 graduate of Cass Township High School. He spent his career at Dana Corporation before retiring.
He was a member of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, Minersville.
Preceding him in death were a son, Joseph K. Palamar; a grandson, Morgan Palamar.
Joe is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, the former Joanne Marie Kashalonis; four remaining children, Teresa “Terri” Reeser (spouse, Mark), Sinking Spring, Kevin Palamar (spouse, Judy), Allentown, Michael Palamar (spouse, Jennifer), Reading, and Christopher Palamar (spouse, Debbie), Leesport; ten grandchildren, a great-grandson and one expected great grandchild; a brother, Raymond Palamar, Suffolk Virginia; a maternal uncle, John Hozella, Cass Township.
Per Joseph’s wishes, services are private.