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March 14, 1930 - April 16, 2018

Funeral Service Date
April 21, 2018
Funeral Service Time
10:00 am

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  Nicholas F. Palermo, 88, of Fort Wayne died April 16, 2018 at Parkview Memorial Hospital Randallia, Fort Wayne, IN. Nicholas was born March 14, 1930 in Fort Wayne to the late Alessandro and Venera Palermo. He was a graduate of Central Catholic High School and proudly served our country in the U S Navy during the Korean War. He was a Fort Wayne home builder with his father and brother Frank. Nick became a Fort Wayne Police Officer for 27 years, He continued his career with the City of Fort Wayne, as Deputy Chief of Police, Chief of Communications and the Chairman of the Board of Safety. He was a member of Our Lady of Good Hope. Nick’s family was his love, spending time together everyday, in person or by phone, so proud of his children’s accomplishments. Nick is survived by his wife of 60 years Juanita; children Daniel (Vickie) Palermo, Alex Palermo, Jeff Palermo, Gina (Craig) Osborn, Diane (Brian) Palermo-Blake all of Fort Wayne, IN and Judith (Derek) Sceats of Bellevue, WA; 16 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren; Sister, Phyllis (Larry) Gurtner of Auburn, IN; . Nick was preceded in death by his brother, Frank Palermo. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 am, Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Our Lady of Good Hope, 7215 St Joe Rd with calling one hour prior. Visitation will be held Friday, April 20, 2018, from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm & 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Divine Mercy Funeral Home, 3500 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne, with a rosary at 4:30 pm. Entombment will be in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorial contributions may be made to the Our Lady of Good Hope Renovation Fund. To sign the online guest book, go to  

Visitation Information:

Divine Mercy Funeral Home

Phone: 260-426-2044

Address: 3500 Lake Avenue Fort Wayne Indiana, 46805

rosary at 4:30 pm

Visitation Date

April 20, 2018

Visitation Time

02:00 pm – 05:00 pm

06:00 pm – 08:00 pm

Additional Info

rosary at 4:30 pm

Funeral Service Information:

Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church

Phone: 260-485-9615

Address: 7215 Saint Joe Road Fort Wayne IN, 46835

Service Date: April 20, 2018

Service Time: 2:00 pm

Service Notes: calling one hour prior at church

Funeral Service Date

April 21, 2018

Funeral Service Time

10:00 am

Additional Info

calling one hour prior at church

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