Whitesburg KY

Services are held for Glenn Palumbo

Glenn Richard Palumbo, 55, died June 12.

A son of Kathleen Newton Palumbo of Whitesburg, and the late John Palumbo Jr., he was born in Dayton, Ohio. He was a grandson of the late John Palumbo Sr., Della Howard Pennington, Richard Newton, and Annie Winifred Newton.

Palumbo was a 1973 graduate of Whitesburg High School, and a 1977 graduate of Morehead State University. In addition to his artwork, he enjoyed sports, fishing, and horse racing.

Surviving in addition to his mother are three brothers, John Palumbo III, Charleston, S.C.; Wayne Palumbo, Ashland; and Bryan Palumbo and wife Rene, Johnson City, Tenn.; two nieces, Alison and Jessica; three nephews, Alex, Zachary, and Ezekiel; former wife Cordelia Collins Schaber, Villa Hills; and friends, Tom and Jennifer Cooper and family, Cleves, Ohio.

Funeral services were held June 16 at Everidge Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

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