Donald W. Simmons, 67
Worcester - Donald W. Simmons, 67, of Worcester, died Friday, February 17, 2017 at the Knollwood Nursing Center.
He leaves his cousin Cheryle LaFranchise with whom he lived, his cousin Diane Nussey, his good friend Carlos Sainz, and extended friends and family.
Donald was born in Worcester, son of Walton D. and Helen Jean (Brown) Simmons and lived in Worcester most of his life. He spent a period of time living in Florida with his mother.
He attended the Tatnuck School and graduated from Doherty Memorial High School.
He worked for many years in the Worcester warehouse of the Tom McAn Co. and later the TJ Maxx Distribution Center.
Donald's family would like to thank the staff at Summit Elder Care and Knollwood Nursing Center for their compassionate care.
Funeral services and burial in Rural Cemetery will be private.
The Athy Memorial Home, 111 Lancaster St., Worcester, is directing arrangements. .
Published in Worcester Telegram & Gazette from Feb. 18 to Feb. 19, 2017.