William O. Simmons, Jr.
Bill (Billy) Simmons, son of William O., Sr. and Madeleine Simmons, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 5, 2013.
Bill was born in Chicago, IL. His dad's career afforded him the opportunity to live in many different states during his early childhood until eventually settling in Orlando, FL. Florida became home and held many happy memories. Bill relocated permanently to Indiana in 2003.
In 2007, he was diagnosed with early-onset dementia at the age of 59. He resided at American Village from February 2008 until his passing. The family thanks the staff of American Village for their kindness toward Bill.
He was preceded in death by his beloved mother, Madeleine Simmons, in November 2008.
Bill is survived by his father, William O. Simmons, Sr.; his sister, Joyce Armstrong; several aunts and uncles; many cousins; and much extended family in Indiana.
Visitation will be Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Shirley Brothers Fishers-Castleton Chapel , 9900 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The funeral service will begin at 1:00 p.m. Burial will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens on Allisonville Road.