Palka- Roman of St. Thomas passed away on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital in his 89th year. Beloved husband of Maria “Mary” (Eott) Palka and loved father of Nick Palka and Joe Palka both of St.Thomas. Proud grandfather of Anna, Nicole, Joseph, Christopher, Lisa and great grandfather of Kenzie. Roman was born August 6, 1925 in Poland. He came to Canada in 1950. We worked at V.M.E. (Clark Equipment). He was a member of Holy Angels Church.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St. St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Holy Angels Cemetery. Visitation Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Donations to the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital or the Canadian Diabetes Association.