PARNELL SIMON, JR. "CURT" CHESTERTON, IN Parnell "Curt" Simon Jr., age 81 of Chesterton, IN passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013. He was born January 2, 1932 in Iron Mountain, Michigan to Parnell and Dorothy (Kunteze) Simon. Curt is survived by daughter, Carolyn M. Simon of Chesterton; and brother, William (Mary) Simon of Green Bay, WI. Preceded in death by his parents; beloved wife of 58 years, Alberta Jean (Swager) Simon; and son, William P. Simon. Curt served his country honorable in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He worked as an Accountant and Assistant Secretary-Treasurer for the Hunter Corporation. Curt was a die-hard fan of the Green Bay Packers, Detroit Red Wings, and the University of Michigan Hockey Team. He loved watching trains with his numerous buddies. He also enjoyed taking pictures of the engines and sharing those with his pals. Curt was a graduate of the University of Michigan. He received his MBA from the University of Detroit. Curt was a member of the Duneland Model Railroad Club. He loved "NOIR" films so much so that he passed peacefully with the TV control in hand. Graveside services will be held on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. CST at Chesterton Cemetery, Chesterton, IN with Pastor Cathy Allison officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the
, www.alz.org, the
, www. cancer.org, or the Duneland YMCA, www.dunelandymca. org. Online condolences to the family may be left at www.ee-fh.com. Arrangements were handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, Chesterton, IN.
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Published in The Times on June 23, 2013