GUILFORD - Brandon Jeffrey Palmatier "Herbie," 16, passed away on Dec. 22, 2017, in Guilford.
Brandon was born in Sidney, to Lisa and Jeffrey Palmatier on Feb. 27, 2001.
He attended Bainbridge-Guilford Central School, where he was a junior.
Brandon worked on his Uncle Matt's dairy farm. At a very young age, Brandon was an entrepreneur starting with raising chickens and selling eggs. In 2015, he built and worked at his own maple syrup business, named Palmatier Sugar Shack. Since the day he turned 16, he was a volunteer fireman for the Guilford Fire Department.
Brandon fully enjoyed the outdoors including hunting, trapping, fishing, snowmobiling, 4 wheeling, driving and riding anything with a motor.
Brandon is survived by his loving parents, Lisa and Jeff of Guilford; sister and brother-in-law, Lyndsay and Adam Hurlburt of Guilford; paternal grandmother, Donna Palmatier; maternal grandmother, Elaine Pikul; nephew, Bentley Hurlburt; niece, Adalyn Hurlburt; as well as numerous special aunts, uncles and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his grandfathers, Peter Pikul and Clifford Palmatier.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 27, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel 21 Main St., Sidney. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 28, from C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel.
Memorial donations may be made to the Guilford Fire Department, P.O. Box 9, Guilford, NY 13780. for the establishment of a scholarship in memory of Brandon for a B-G student pursuing a degree in conservation and/or agriculture.
Condolences and memories may be shared online at www.landersfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.
Published on December 25, 2017