Betty is survived by her husband of 62 years, Bob Simmons, and their children, Dr. Robert L. Simmons and his wife, Renee (Gabriel) Simmons of Galena, IL, daughter Lynn Marie Simmons and her husband, Mark Yaukey of Los Altos, CA, and son, James Jon Simmons of Coralville, IA; grandchildren, Jordan G. Simmons and fiancé Tony Hagopian of New York City, Lindsay G. Simmons and her husband Nick Haussler of Phoenix, AZ, Case G. Simmons of Los Angeles, CA, Sophia S. Tahran of San Francisco, CA, and Annalise S. Tahran of Los Altos, CA; siblings, Nancy L. Dreibelbeis of Camanche, IA, Paul E. (Corrine) Evers of Bryant, IA, Donald Carlye (Vicki) Evers of Low Moor, IA, and Richard L. Evers of DeWitt, IA, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, John “Jack” Evers and Roger Evers.
Services will be held at a later date. The Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Low Moor Methodist Church, 315 3rd Avenue, Low Moor, IA 52757, Retired Senior Volunteer Program, 315 South 2nd Street, Clinton, IA 52732, The Sisters of St. Francis Canticle, 841 13th Ave. No., Clinton, IA 52732 and 1st United Presbyterian Church, 400 5th Ave. South, Clinton, IA 52732.
Online condolences may be made at www.snellzornig.com.
Death date: May 5, 2013