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Mary Helen (Krimple) Simmons

October 24, 1934 ~ January 24, 2020 (age 85)

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Mary Helen Krimple Simmons, 85 of Paducah passed away Friday January 24, 2020 at Life Care Center in LaCenter.

She was a member of St. Francis DeSales Catholic Church

She is survived by two sons, James E. Simmons Jr, and Michael G. Simmons of Paducah; two brothers, Raymond (Alice) Krimple of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Herman (Beth) Krimple; two sisters, Rose Marie (William) Wurth  and Joyce Ann (Joe) Ripley all of St. John.  10 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Simmons, Sr.; her parents, Herman Krimple and Rosella Kaufman Krimple;  a daughter, Diane Marie Simmons; a son, Richard Lynn Simmons;a brother, Albert J. Krimple;  and three sisters, Elouise Marie Jackson, Rose Mary Krimple and Diane Marie Krimple.

Visitation will be 5:00pm to 8:00pm on. Wednesday January 29, 2020 at Lindsey Funeral Home. Rosary services will begin at 5:00pm. 

Funeral mass will be 11:00am. on Thursday January 30, 2020 at St. Marys of the Fields Catholic Church in LaCenter with Father Bruce McCarty and Father Emmanuel Udoh are officiating.  Interment to follow at St. Mary's of the Fields Catholic Church Cemetery.

Lindsey Funeral Home is in charge  of arrangements. 

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January 29, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lindsey Funeral Home
226 North 4th Street
Paducah, KY 42001

Funeral Mass
January 30, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Marys of the Fields Catholic Church Cemetery (Lindsey Funeral Home, Ky, LaCenter)

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Rosary Services will be 5 p.m. Thursday January 29, 2020 at Lindsey Funeral Home
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