SIMMONS, Mrs. Edith G. (nee Fear), of the Elgin Manor, R.R.#1, St. Thomas, passed away at her late residence on Sunday, November 11, 2012, in her 90th year.  Wife of the late Verdun J. “Vern” Simmons (1989).  Dearly loved mother of Nikki Simmons of Port Stanley, and Mary Simmons of London.  Sister of the late Harold and late Walter Fear.  Born in Cochrane, ON, May 13, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Maude (nee Torpey) Fear.  Edith was a retired public school teacher.  Cremation has taken place and there will be no public visitation.  A private family service will be held at a later date.  Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society gratefully acknowledged.  Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).

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