Nancy Jane Simmons
Mrs. Nancy Jane (Anderson) Simmons, age 81, of Wilmington, DE, died on Monday, March 29, 2010, at Christiana Hospital.
Mrs. Simmons was born in Wilmington on September 11, 1928, daughter of the late Stephen Russell Anderson and Hester Anne Spurry Anderson. She was employed in the admissions department of Wilmington Hospital until her retirement and later accepted a retail position at the Enchanted Owl boutique in Greenville.
Active in her community, Mrs. Simmons volunteered at Gilpin Hall for many years. She will be sadly missed by the devoted group of girlfriends with whom she went to lunch and by her many friends at the Dorset Condominiums.
She was preceded in death by her beloved huband, Hyson Simmons, in 1993. She is survived by brothers-in-law, Preston Simmons (Doris), Junie Simmons, and Sylvester Simmons; niece, Sherry Geesaman (Curt) and her children, Jennifer Campbell (Pete) and Rob Geesaman (Fallon); niece, Sande Wegman (Dave); nephews, Stephen Simmons (Diane) and Thomas Simmons; and many great nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11:30 am on Tuesday, April 6, 2010, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 10:30 am. Interment will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Peninsula-McCabe United Methodist Church, 2200 Baynard Blvd., Wilmington, DE 19802.
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