Theodore Simonds

Theodore Simonds

Theodore Simonds of Otsego passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.

Ted was born February 4, 1965 in Kalamazoo the son of James and Maxine (Wilkinson) Simonds. He had done lawn care as the owner/operator of Bill & Ted’s Lawn Care and had worked several other jobs in the area, most recently working for Gary Sanders Well Drilling.Ted enjoyed trains, traveling to the lake for sunsets and spending time fishing. He will be remembered as a kind hearted man who loved his family.

Surviving are his father, James; his siblings, Dale (Lucy) Simonds of Allegan, Ralph (Ruth) Simonds of Allegan, LaVerne (Joyce) Simonds of Mattawan and Michael (Deborah) Simonds of Otsego; several nieces and nephews; and his soul mate Sue Miner.

He was preceded in death by his mother and by his best friend Bill Miner.

Cremation has taken place.

A Memorial Service will take place on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 2 P.M. at 706 26th Street, Allegan.

Contributions in memory of Ted may be made to the American Heart Association.

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  1. Caren Wierenga says:

    To the Simonds family,
    Our sincere condolences on the loss of your son, your brother, your uncle, your love.
    We are thinking of you, and praying for all of you. May the Peace of Christ be with you all.
    Scott and Caren Wierenga

  2. Michelle Carpenter Powless says:

    We survived high school together. So many trips to South Haven. Watching the boats from the pier. Jensen’s for shrimp. I’ll never forget you. Go rest high on that mountain. I’ll always love you. Ted. You made a difficult time in my life bearable.

  3. Barbara and Ken Keckler says:

    We are sorry for your loss may he rest in peace and always be remembered by the people who loved him I am writing this to his whole family but especially to Dale and Lucy Simonds

  4. cherie cox says:

    I’m so sorry to hear that uncle teddy has passed. He was a good man so I no that he has wings and is flying high. I no he will always be remembered. I no you will all get though this together all my love.

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