Alyce M. Simpkins
Of Carmel, died on October 25, 2012. She was born in Missoula, Montana to J. Melvin and Clotie Sorensen. Alyce grew up in Oregon, graduating from Grants Pass High School. She received her B.A. from Indiana University in 1948. She served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Alyce was a member of Carmel United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Glenn Simpkins; daughter, Lisa (Jon) Stine of Portland, OR; sister, Ruth Payne of Athens, GA, and brother, John Sorensen of Carmel. She also is survived by several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. Memorial service will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 11:00 a.m., with calling from 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in Carmel United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the church or to
. Arrangements entrusted to Leppert Mortuary, Smith Carmel Chapel .