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Diane Lynn Palmer

Diane Lynn Palmer

Diane Lynn Palmer, 66, of Esko, died Tuesday, January 8, 2019 in Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center, Duluth. She was born October 10, 1952 in

Cloquet, the daughter of Andrew and Fannie Perttula. Diane graduated from Esko High School. She married David Palmer on December 14, 1968 in Cloquet and they recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Diane's life's passion was her family. She dearly loved her husband, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Diane is survived by her husband, David of Esko; children, Gary (fiance' Tina) of Esko and Angela (Gene) Salmi of Cloquet; grandchildren, Leslie Salmi (fiance' Fritz), Tarah Salmi, Cameron (Jordan) Salmi and Aaron Palmer; great grandchildren, Londynn, Roman, and Diezl; brother, Marlen (Kay) Perttula of Esko and sister, Eileen Chartier of Cloquet.

To honor Diane's memory, please consider registering to be an organ donor,

Visitation will be from 10:00 until the 11:00 a.m. Memorial Service, Monday, January 14, 2019 in Atkins-Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet. To leave an online tribute, see