Luther Palmer II, 44, a Ninth Street resident, died Saturday (Feb. 3, 2001) in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center from injuries suffered in a fire at his residence.
Born in Mississippi, he moved to Niagara Falls in 1959 and attended local schools.
He was a former employee of Sentrex Security Systems.
Survivors include two sons, Brandon Renford and Luther III, both of Niagara Falls; five daughters, LaKeisha Kennedy, Romena Shine, Roshena Shine and Megin, all of Niagara Falls, and Marquetta Walker of Rome; his mother, Opaline of Niagara Falls; four sisters, Deborah, Cynthia and Irish Palmer and Chaointe Davis, all of Niagara Falls; two brothers, Gregory and James, both of Niagara Falls; a grandchild; and a dear friend, Patricia Smouse.
Services will be held at noon Wednesday in Trinity Baptist Church, 1366 South Ave. Burial will be scheduled.