Helen M. Simmons

August 17, 1925 - August 09, 2012 

Helen M. Simmons

August 17, 1925 - August 09, 2012 

Obituary for Helen M. Simmons

Dateline Lawrenceville

Helen Simmons - 86 - Entered eternal life peacefully on August 9, 2012 at home with
her loving family by her side. She was born August 17, 1925 in Trenton to Casimir & Mary Kaniwski. On June 7, 1947 she married the love her life, Richard Simmons; they were inseparable for 55 years and 1 day until his passing on June 8, 2002. Helen’s greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. She was a devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and will be missed by many.

She was predeceased by her daughter, Diane Cox, her daughter-in-law, Beth A. Coyle, her brother, Matt Kaniwski, her sister, Catherine (Kaniwski) Pover.

Helen is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, Richard and Diana Simmons of Hamilton, Robert Simmons of Hamilton, James Simmons of Bordentown and Raymond Simmons of Lawrence, daughters and son-law, Maryanne Brecht of Lawrence, Barbra and Vincent Walsh of Bordentown , her 13 Grandchildren ,7 Great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and friends.

Helen will be interned together with her husband at the Brig. Gen. C. Doyle Veterans Cemetery, Wrightstown.

All services will be private at the request of Helen & Richard Simmons.

Arrangements are under the direct care and supervision of Robert L. Pecht, Bordentown Home for Funerals, 40 Crosswicks St. Bordentown, NJ 08505. Please go to Helen’s book of memories page at www.Bordentownhomeforfunerals.com to light a candle or offer condolences to the Simmons family.

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