Simons, Rose RAVENA Rose Simons, 81, passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2012. Rose was born in Brooklyn and has lived in Ravena for 35 years. Survivors include her sister-in-law, Sarah Davis; nieces, Patricia (Richard) Bruno and Linda Howes; nephews, Michael and Alfred Davis; great-niece, Darlene (David) Mergendahl; great-nephews, Richard Bruno and Christopher Howes; and great-great-nephew, Jonathan Mergen-dahl. Rose was predeceased by her husband, Charles "Wicky" Simons and niece, Coline McCarty. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, March 12 at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Burial will follow in Chestnut Lawn Cemetery, New Baltimore. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday prior to the service starting at 10 a.m.