Isaac Carroll Simmons


Age 96, formerly of Warren Road, Ithaca, NY, passed away Friday, March 14th, 2014, at Cayuga Ridge after a lengthy illness. Isaac was born in Franklin, WV on November 5, 1917 and had been an Ithaca resident since 1956. He served in the US Army during World War II. "Ike" was employed at Morse Chain as a machinist, retiring in 1980. His wife, Olga, passed away in 2003. Ike enjoyed his family, gardening, racing, hunting and fishing. Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law, Richard and Jean Simmons of Freeville, Ronald (Pamela) Simmons of Groton; four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Olga; his siblings; and a grandson, Michael Simmons. Service will be private and at the convenience of the family. Perkins Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.perkinsfuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

Perkins Funeral Home, Inc.
55 West Main Street Dryden, NY 13053-0022
(607) 844-8161

Published in Ithaca Journal on Mar. 17, 2014