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Shirley Dedert Simon

Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA
Death 31 Oct 2011 (aged 81)
Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA
Burial Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA
Plot Block F, Lot 168, Section SW, Grave C.
Memorial ID 177500734 · View Source
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Daughter of Oscar and Irma (Wittler) Dedert.

Married John "Jack" Simon in 1951 in their hometown of Quincy Illinois.

Served on the church choir and as a Sunday school teacher at Salem Evangelical church in Quincy Illinois. She also served in the church Women's Guild, Couples Club, and Fellowship Club.

Mrs. Simon volunteered with the Quincy Jaycettes, Good Sam Placematters, Great River Genealogical Society, and with the 4-H club in Ursa Illinois, as its 4-H leader. She was a member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority. She also belonged to the "Camper Stampers," and Quinsippi Holiday Ramblers. At the latter club she received its "hitch ball" award for dedicated service.

Her pastimes included camping, genealogy, and spending time with her family. With her husband, Mrs. Simon traveled each of the states in the continental U.S.

- synopsis written from original obituary.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 177500734
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Shirley Dedert Simon (2 Oct 1930–31 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 177500734, citing Greenmount Cemetery, Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Tree Leaf (contributor 47481781) .