Ann Simmons

Ann Louise Simmons, of Jim Thorpe, passed away Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in the Blue Mountain Health System, Gnaden Huetten Campus, Lehighton. She was the companion of Jerry Neihoff. The couple had been together for 21 years.
Born June 29, 1959, in Lehighton, she was a daughter to the late Paul H. Sr. and Rita A. (Layjack) Simmons.
She was a graduate of Jim Thorpe High School class of 1977.
She worked as a nurses aide for many years at the Mahoning Valley Nursing & Convalescent Center.
Surviving with her companion, Jerry, is a brother, Paul H. Simmons Jr., and his wife Donna, in Shoemakersville, Berks County; nephew, Mark Simmons; and great niece, Emma Sage Simmons.
Services: will be held on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in the David J. Stianche Funeral Home, 123 Center St., Jim Thorpe, at 7 p.m. Calling hours are 5 p.m. until the time of the service. Interment will take place in Dinkey Memorial Cemetery at a later date. Memorial contributions can be made in her name to the at P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309. Online condolences at www.stianchefh.com

Published in Times News from Jan. 2 to Jan. 3, 2013