SIMMS, Mary Anne Cecilia (nee Bornais) of Windsor

SIMMS, Mary Anne Cecilia (nee Bornais)

81 years, passed away peacefully on June 10, 2012. Beloved wife of William Malcolm Simms for 54 years. Cherished mother of Patricia, Beverly Hess & Dan, Michael & Colleen, William, Martyn, Gordon, Anita Desrochers & Raymond and the late Ronald. Loving Grandmother of Michelle, Emily, Kevin, Joey, Peter, Kathleen, Alex, Ben and Alysha. Dear sister of Leonard Bornais & Rosita, Theresa Lassaline & Jim, Rita Fata & Tony, Elaine Bering & Josef, Lloyd Bornais, Vincent Bornais & Kathy, Raymond Bornais. Predeceased by her parents Jeremie & Cecilia Bornais, sisters Elizabeth Drouillard, Veronica Desmarais, Rosemary McCracken; brothers Bernard, Gerard and Louis Bornais. She is survived by her brother-in-law Len Desmarais, sister-in-law Mary Bornais and God-mother to Dan Bornais. Mom was a loving and special caregiver to her grandmother Mémé Ellen (Nellie) Deneau. Mary will be missed by many nieces and nephews, family and friends. She was a caring person who loved her family beyond words. Special thanks to the staff and friends at Sunrise Assisted Living. Donations to the Ontario Heart & Stroke Foundation, Alzheimer’s Society or charity of one’s choice.  Visiting Thursday 7-9 pm with parish prayers at 8 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Friday, family and friends are invited to St John the Baptist Church 225 Brock St Amherstburg, after 10:30 am followed by Mass of Christian burial at 11 am. Interment St John the Baptist Cemetery Amherstburg. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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