Obituary of Edward R. St. Amand
Palmer- Edward R. St. Amand, 55, passed away May 13, 2023 after developing lifelong complications as a result of epilepsy. He was born on June 6, 1967 in Newport, VT, to Robert and Margaret (Higgins) St. Amand. Ed graduated from Cathedral High School in 1985, attended Holyoke Community College, and later worked as a painter. He was a member of The Orange Ducks. Ed was an avid Red Sox fan and enjoyed listening to the games on the radio. He also enjoyed studying Philosophy, specifically the works of Dostoevsky and Brothers Karamazov, and recently began studying the Orthodox Russian Bible. Ed was also an active participant and volunteer in the Palmer Senior Center programs and services.
Edward was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Margaret. He is survived by his brother, John and Patricia St. Amand, and their daughter Abby, all of W. Roxbury, MA.
A period of visitation will be held at the Beers & Story Palmer Funeral Home on June 3, 2023 from 2:00-3:00pm with personal reflections to be shared at 3:00pm. Burial will be held at the family's discretion. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Palmer Senior Center by visiting www.townofpalmer.com or by mail c/o The Palmer Senior Center, Inc., 1029 Central St., Palmer, MA 01069.