Graveside funeral services for Marjorie Snell Simmerman, 87, of Newcomerstown, were May 26, 2009, at the West Lawn Cemetery, Newcomerstown. Rev. Gene Whyde officiated. The Addy Funeral Home in Newcomerstown was entrusted with the arrangements. She passed away May 22 at the Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Newcomerstown.

She was born Dec. 28, 1921, in Toledo, the daughter of the late Paul and Mildred (Stamm) Mardis.

She was a homemaker and formerly employed at Scott's 5-10 cent store.

She attended the Newcomerstown Church of the Nazarene.

On Feb. 24, 1940, she married Vernon Snell, who passed away April 22, 1992; and her second husband, Elmer Simmerman, whom she married April 1, 1994, passed away in November 1997.

She was also preceded in death by one sister, Betty Maxwell.

Survivors include one daughter, Kay (Dean) Taylor of Newcomerstown; three grandchildren, Jim (Beth) Taylor, Deana (Cary) Vickrey and Todd (Barb) Taylor; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Dorothy (Richard) Casteel of Newcomerstown.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Activities Department at Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1100 E. State Rd., Newcomerstown, OH 43832.

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