Jacquelyn L. Simon, 85, of Elyria, formerly of Olmsted Falls, passed away peacefully Saturday, March 29, 2014, at the Wesleyan Village in Elyria. She was born November 10, 1928 in Decatur, Illinois, raised her family and lived in E. Peoria, Illinois before moving to Olmsted Falls to live with her son in 2008.
Jacquelyn is survived by her sons, Thomas (Pamela) Simon of Elyria, Edward (Terri) Simon of Olmsted Falls, Patrick (Candy) Simon of E. Peoria, Illinois, Robert Simon, Mark (Teri) Simon of Pekin, Illinois; and daughters, Mary (Bill) Albritton of E. Peoria, Illinois and Carol (Jeff) Willis of Washington, Illinois; 17 grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren; and sisters, Barbara Griggs of Phoenix, Arizona and Patsy Bockthein of Peoria, Illinois.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas L. "Si" Simon in 2005; son, Michael Simon in 1989; granddaughter, Beth Vorrath; brother, John Page; and sisters, Dorothy Hout and Betty Lou Page.
A memorial service and burial will be held at a later date in E. Peoria, Illinois. Dicken Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Elyria, is in charge of arrangements.