Bertha Simmons

Obituary of Bertha M. Simmons

Bertha M. Simmons, 80, of Falconer passed away Friday (August 6, 2021) in Heritage Village Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility. She was born July 5, 1941 in Erie, PA the daughter of the late Lloyd and Lanore Heffern Swanson. Bertha was a dedicated homemaker for most of her life and loved her family, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Bertha is survived by three children: Thomas Simmons of Kennedy, Terry (Tamela) Simmons of Sugar Grove, PA, Lisa (Martin) Carlson of Gerry; his son-in-law Robert Walters of Randolph; six grandchildren; several great grandchildren; a brother Frank Swanson of Alabama, two siters: Vernice (Sam) Bennedetto of Jamestown, Barbara (Alvin) Simmons of Falconer. Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Ernest E. Simmons who she married July 14, 1966 whom died March 29, 2021; a daughter Tammy Walters who died November 25, 2019; two grandchildren: Kristine A. Carlson on August 21, 2003 and Darrin Carlson on December 25, 2008; four sisters: Ann Panebinaco, Aggie Briggs, Doris Swan, Kahi Swanson. The funeral will be Saturday at 1 p.m. in the Falconer Funeral Home. Rev. Mervin Lee will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. Friends will be received 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the funeral home Memorial contributions may be donated to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
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Saturday
14
August

Visitation

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday, August 14, 2021
Falconer Funeral Home, Inc., Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer St.
Falconer, New York, United States
Saturday
14
August

Service

1:00 pm
Saturday, August 14, 2021
Falconer Funeral Home, Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer Street
Falconer, New York, United States
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