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 John Brooke “Johnny” Simmons

John Brooke “Johnny” Simmons

District Of Columbia, USA
Death 13 Apr 1997 (aged 53)
Provo, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA
Plot 3-32-B-5
Memorial ID 125255 · View Source
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Son of Lawrence James Simmons and Elizabeth Clarabel Brooke

John Brooke Simmons, beloved son, brother, and uncle, passed away Sunday, April 13, 1997 due to pneumonia. He was surrounded by his family who loved him very much.

Johnny was born March 13, 1944 in Washington, D.C. He was the first child of Lawrence J. and Elizabeth Brooke Simmons. He lived in the Washington, D.C. area for the majority of his life. He moved to Provo in 1987. He was a resident of Medallion Manor in Provo.

He loved music, his family and friends. His family will miss him, but we are thankful for the many things we learned from him in his lifetime.

We wish to thank the staff of Medallion Manor for the love that was show to Johnny over the past ten years. The family also is grateful to the doctors and nurses at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center for their loving care of Johnny in the last days of his life.

He is survived by his father, Lawrence J. Simmons, Layton; and four sisters, Ann Chandler, Beaverton, OR.; Jean Squires, Layton; Barbara Lyman, Provo; and Linda Richards, Gainsville, FL.; also survived by many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Elizabeth Simmons.

Funeral services will be held 11:30 a.m., Monday, April 21, 1997 at the East Bay LDS First Ward, 424 West 1200 So., Provo. Friends and family may call from 10:45-11:45 a.m. prior to the services. Funeral under the direction of Lindquist's Kaysville Mortuary. Interment in the Kaysville City Cemetery, 500 Crestwood.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Medallion Manor, c/o Ron Wright, 1701 W. 600 So., Provo, Utah 84601.

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  • Maintained by: kent shepard
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 125255
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Brooke “Johnny” Simmons (13 Mar 1944–13 Apr 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125255, citing Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by kent shepard (contributor 46959088) .