“Heaven’s in for quite a time.”

On April 20, 2010, news of the death of one of “All My Children’s” most iconic characters Palmer Cortlandt spread, following the actor James Mitchell’s passing. As the residents of Pine Valley learned of Palmer’s death, they reminisced (complete with flashbacks) and welcomed a few familiar faces back to town.

Watch the videos below as Palmer’s ex-wife Daisy and his daughter Nina arrived for the funeral and Pine Valley gathered to say goodbye to the devious, yet lovable tycoon. In addition to bringing classic characters back to the screen, the impact of Palmer’s death also made a few characters realize they shouldn’t waste any more time and be with the ones they loved.

Relive Pine Valley’s tribute to Palmer and share your thoughts on the character below.