Helen Simmons

Age: 88
Born: May 21, 1929
Died: September 13, 2017

Obituary

Helen Marie Simmons, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Helen was born May 21, 1929 in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of Thomas Jefferson and Ida Elizabeth Brock. She is the oldest of three children born to this union. Her parents and two brothers, Donald and Marvin Brock preceded her in death.

Helen spent most of her life in Cleveland. A graduate of John Hay High School, Helen worked as a secretary at the Cleveland Courthouse for several years before returning to school to pursue a degree in nursing. Upon recieveing her nursing license, she began working as a Hemodialysis Nurse at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Cleveland. She was loved dearly by her co-workers and patients alike. Helen retired in 1989, after 32 years of employment at Mt. Sinai Hospital, leaving a lasting impression of warmth, love, and compassion to the many lives she touched.

Mrs. Simmons leaves to honor and cherish her memory, three daughters, Diane Curran (Bill), Spring Galloway (Scot Palicka), and Jakki Haussler (Len); she fondly reffered to her daughters as "all her babies". She is also cherished in heart by 4 granddaughters and 5 great grandsons, as well as a host of other loving relatives and friends.

Visitation

Location: Norman Chapel - Spring Grove Cemetery
Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time: 3:00 P.M.

Memorial Service

Location: Norman Chapel - Spring Grove Cemetery
Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Time: 4:00 P.M.

Interment

Location: Highland Park Cemetery
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time: 11:00 A.M.

Helen Simmons

Age: 88
Born: May 21, 1929
Died: September 13, 2017
  • Diane
    Relationship:

    Dear Simmons Family, "May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and gave everlasting comfort and good hope by means of undeserved kindness, comfort your hearts and make you firm.”?—2 Thess. 2:16,17. Please accept our sincere condolences, Diane and Family

  • Barbara Bailey
    Relationship:

    To Spring Galloway & family: I am so sorry for your loss. Know that you will see your mom again. Until then, she will be keeping watch over you & your family. Sincerely, Barbara

Helen Simmons

Helen Simmons

Age: 88
Born: May 21, 1929
Died: September 13, 2017