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Kenneth "Kenny" James Simons

August 3, 1932 — June 6, 2018

Kenneth “Kenny” James Simons, age 85, of Fairfield, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at Sunnybrook Living Care Center.

There will be an open visitation 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Sunday, June 10, 2018, at Behner Funeral Home.

A private burial will be at Memorial Lawn Cemetery.

A memorial has been established.  Cards and memorials may be sent to 1898 Business 34, Fairfield, Iowa 52556.

Kenny was born August 3, 1932, in Frank Edward and Marjorie (Milan) Simons in Fairfield.  He married Donna Reighard April 9, 1951, in Fairfield.  They celebrated 56 years of marriage before she passed away February 9, 2008.

Kenny lived in Fairfield all his life.  He and Donna were owners of Family Café.  Kenny also did masonry work.

Left to share Kenny’s memories are his two children, Kenneth R. (Connie) Simons and Connie (Bob) Griffin both of Fairfield; 3 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and 2 great great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Donna Simons; his parents, Frank and Marjorie Simons; one grandson, Casey Griffin; four brothers; and 5 sisters.

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Service Schedule

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Behner Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.

203 South Main Street, Fairfield, IA 52556

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