• 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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    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
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    Why do you believe we need death education?

    Death education is important because there are so many myths regarding death. If we understand it better, we are then better prepared to cope with grief. Some of the important topics include: “How to explain death to children”, “Suicide Prevention”, “What are the stages of grief”, “How to help friends…

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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Douglas M. Lennon

Douglas M. Lennon

March 17, 1943 —
February 22, 2012
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