Ivan Simms

Ivan Simms

Thursday, October 24th, 1957 - Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Simms, Ivan
Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family, on Monday March 30, 2020, of St. George, in his 63rd year.
Beloved husband to Mary (nee Allison-Blayney); loved dad to Steve (Katerina) and Sammy (Kris); cherished grandpa to Evalina; dear brother to Lexie (Elsie), Robin (Edith), Norrie (Margaret), Eileen (the late Sammy), Adeline (Thomas), the late Marita (Ivan) and Sandra (Peter) and brother in law to Margaret (Sammy), William (Mary), Ann (the late William), James (Denise) and Anne (Eamonn). Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by his parents Norman and Louise.
Ivan worked at Galer Farm Equipment for 38 years, who treated him like family. Your support through the years, and in particular during this difficult time, has been greatly appreciated.
A special thank you to Mark and Eileen for all the extra help. We couldn’t have done it without you.
Also thank you to Karen, and all the VON nurses who took such good care of Ivan, and to his PSW’s Leigha and Karen.
Thanks also to all the family, friends, and neighbours for all the visits, food and hugs. It brings us great comfort to know that we have your support.
Thank you to Stedman Hospice for the support while we were there.
A Private family service will be held at Wm. Kipp Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations to St. George United Church or Stedman Hospice, would be appreciated.
Online condolences and donations may be arranged through or by contacting WM. KIPP 519 442 3061
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    Wm. Kipp Funeral Home
    184 Grand River Street North
    PARIS, ON N3L 2N1
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    With respects to the Covid 19 outbreak the service will be a private service


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Heather Roberts, Zach & Wayne Roberts

Posted at 12:35pm
Forever in our thoughts.
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Colina Magee

Posted at 04:47pm
Who couldn't love Ivan Simms? He was one of the best. We will miss him dearly and are very saddened by his passing. May the tremendous love you have shared, give you strength.

The Howes family

Posted at 02:25pm
Our deepest condolences in this difficult time. You are all in our thoughts and may Ivan Rest In Peace.
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Judy and Bryan Reinauer

Posted at 02:04pm
Our deepest condolences to Mary and her family
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Scott Foster

Posted at 12:59pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Simms family during this difficult time.

Scott and Aline Foster


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