• Four Generations

    One Commitment

    Founded by William H. Simonson in 1887, the Simonson Funeral Home has been honored by area families' trust and confidence for well over a century. Today, John Sommese continues to offer families care, attention, and concern.

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    Testimonials

    I can honestly say John Sommese is one in a million and that Simonson Funeral Home lives up to the outstanding reputation it has earned over the past 125 years.

    Laura Cameron
  • Frequently Asked

    Questions

    Do you have to have a vault to be buried?

    Our state laws do not require a vault for burial. However, most cemeteries do require an outside container for the casket. The purpose is two-fold: First, the outside receptacle keeps the earth from settling, thus preventing the unevenness of the land which makes the cemetery less attractive. Second, it allows…

Recent Obituaries

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Ruth Ager Vreeland

Ruth Ager Vreeland

July 14, 1916 —
April 5, 2012
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William Michael Rash

William Michael Rash

July 25, 1944 —
March 1, 2012
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No Services
Douglas M. Lennon

Douglas M. Lennon

March 17, 1943 —
February 22, 2012
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No Services