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Joseph Robert Bob Simms

November 30, 1942 August 22, 2018
Joseph Robert Bob Simms
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Obituary for Joseph Robert Bob Simms

Georgetown, Indiana

Joseph Robert “Bob” Simms, 75, entered eternal life on August 22, 2018 at his home. He was born November 30, 1942 in Nelson County, Kentucky, to Joseph Cyril and Marie Louise Clayton Simms.

He was a General Superintendent of Heavy Equipment for Highway and Utility Construction, and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Parish in Corydon, Indiana.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Agnes Ballard Simms; sons, James Anthony (Kornelia) Simms and Robert Vincent (Stacy) Simms; daughters, Ramona Marie (Bruce) Meador, Mary Beth (Todd) Vandenbark, Ann Marie (Don) Osterhoudt, and Sandra Simms (Jess) Farber. Bob’s sister Marci (David) Daniels and brothers James Sidney (Sonnie) Simms, Patrick Howard (JoAnn) Simms, Joseph Eugene (Rita) Simms, Joseph Daniel (Janet) Simms, Dennis Columbus (Jeanne) Simms, and eighteen (18) grandchildren and four (4) great grandchildren.

Mass will be held Saturday, 11:00 AM, August 25, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Corydon, Indiana. Visitation will be Friday, August 24 from 5pm to 8pm at the Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon, Indiana. Rosary will be Friday at 7:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to St Jude’s Hospital and St. Joseph Catholic Church.

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5:00 PM 8/24/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8/24/2018 8:00:00 PM
Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon

318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112

Rosary prayer at 7:30 PM

Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon
318 East Chestnut Street Corydon 47112 IN
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




11:00 AM 8/25/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 8/25/2018 12:00:00 PM
St. Joseph Catholic Church

312 E High St.
Corydon, IN 47112

St. Joseph Catholic Church
312 E High St. Corydon 47112 IN
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105-9959

St. Joseph Catholic Church

312 E High St.
Corydon, IN 47112

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