NEWPORT - Joseph Stephen Simon Sr., 92, of Newport died Sept. 29, 2013, at Crystal Bluffs Rehab and Health Care Center.
Funeral services will be held in Rome, N.Y.
He was awarded a Bronze Star while serving in the U.S. Army during World War II, was self-employed and was a member of Transfiguration Catholic Church and St. Egbert Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Amelia "Emily" Simon.
Survivors include his daughter, Barbara Simon-Waters of Morehead City; son, Robert M. Simon of Sparta, Tenn.; and three grandsons.
Condolences may be left at mundenfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home, Morehead City.