VERSAILLES - Dale Simon, 82, formerly of Russia, passed away at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Versailles Health Care Center. He was born Jan. 12, 1931, in Russia to the late Jesse J. and Marie K. (Pleiman) Simon.
He is survived by sister, Karen and Gerald Tumbush of The Villages, Fla.; sister-in-law, Joan Simon of Celina; and brother-in-law, Paul Vagedes of Arkansas; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brother Cecil Simon; sisters, Jean and Valerian Francis and Cecelia Vagedes.
He was a member of St. Remy Catholic Church, Versailles Eagles, Covington American Legion and a Ham Radio Operator. He retired as a cable technician from A T & T Cable Ship. He served our country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 Friday, at St. Remy Catholic Church with the Rev. Frank Amberger celebrant. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with full military honors conducted by the CWV Honor Guard. Friends may call at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Russia from 3-7 p.m. Thursday and from 9-10 a.m. Friday. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Remy Catholic Church and Alzheimer's Foundation. Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.
Hogenkamp Funeral Home - Russia
555 S. Liberty St.
Russia, OH 45363
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Nov. 20, 2013