Melinda Sue Palmer, 57, of Manito, passed away at her home at 12:16 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, 2018. She was born July 8, 1960 in Pekin to Richard and Eva (Richardson) Fuller. She married Kevin Palmer on July 29, 1977. Mrs. Palmer is survived by her parents, of Forest City, husband Kevin, of Manito; three children: Suzi (Doug) Deakin of Pekin, Waylon Palmer of Topeka, Marla (Sam) Watts of Manito; five grandchildren: Bodie Palmer, Chelsie Calvert, Jaxon Palmer and Jacy and Rex Watts; two great-grandchildren: Karter and Aleena Palmer. Also surviving are one sister, Jeanne (Dan) Sarff of Manito and Jack Fuller of Creve Coeur. She was preceded in death by her grandparents. Mrs. Palmer was a graduate or Forman High School. She loved spending time with her grandchildren as well as riding and discussing motorcycles. Private graveside services will be held at Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin, at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Snow Buddies program at Midwest Central Schools through the Manito Community Bank. Online memorial messages may be left for the family at www.hurleyfh.com. Maas-Hurley Funeral Home in Manito is in charge of arrangements.