Cover photo for Selwyn G. "Pete" Palmer Jr.'s Obituary
Selwyn G. "Pete" Palmer Jr. Profile Photo
1969 Selwyn 2021

Selwyn G. "Pete" Palmer Jr.

January 31, 1969 — February 24, 2021

Selwyn G. “Pete” Palmer, Jr., 52 of 3 Eagle Lane in Westport, passed away Wednesday February 24, 2021 at UVM Health Network Elizabethtown Community Hospital in Elizabethown. He was born in Elizabethtown on January 31, 1969 son of Selwyn G. “Skip” Palmer, Sr. and Mary C. Stevenson.

Pete was all about his family and friends. He enjoyed fishing, boating, clam bakes, BBQs and road trips to nowhere. Pete worked for NYS DOT in Keene for 3 years. He delivered fuel for Countryside and was self employed (Palmer Heating and Plumbing in Westport).

Pete is survived by his mother Mary Coonrod Palmer Stevenson and his step father Richard Stevenson of Westport, his wife Heidi (Thornton) Palmer of Westport, his son Selwyn Kaleb Palmer of Westport, his sister Misty Murcray and her husband David of Lewis, his niece and nephew, Tabitha Murcray and fiancé Chris Nichols , David C. Murcray and partner Kaylee Hagey, great nephew Sawyer Nichols, several aunts and uncles. He is predeceased by his father Selwyn G. “Skip” Palmer.

At Pete’s request services will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Donations in Pete's memory may be made to Westport Ambulance squad or High Peaks Hospice.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Heald Funeral Home, 7521 Court St., Elizabethtown.

To light a candle or leave an online condolence please visit
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Selwyn G. "Pete" Palmer Jr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


New Burt Cemetery

, Whallonsburg, NY 12936

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 5

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree