Kate Lavina Palmer, age 93, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, passed away on September 16, 2021 at Mount Carmel East Hospital. She was born September 11, 1928 to the late John Thompson and Lillian Houston in Jackhorn, KY. Kate retired from 35 years of service as a Finance Clerk for the State of Ohio Bureau of Unemployment Services. She is survived by her loving children; Lavina "Kitty" Howard, Leslie "Wayne" Miller, Loren Guy (Mary) Miller-Fisk; 10 grandchildren, Tony, Andrew, Annette, Anniesa (Jamal) Dauda, Lena K., Guy, Lisa, Lezlie, Shawna, Teyanne,; 9 great-grandchildren; Courtney, Cortez, Jordan, Makayla, Geoffrey, Aaron, Anthony, Olivia, Sean; 2 great-great-grandchildren, Kaiden, Avery; and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband Brentford Palmer; and her grandson, Lamont. A visitation will be held on FRIDAY, October 1, 2021, from 12 - 1 PM, at the PFEIFER FUNERAL HOME, followed by a Celebration of Life Service at 1 PM, with Tim Williams officiating. Burial in the Glen Rest Memorial Estate. Online condolences available at www.pfeiferfuneral.com.