William R. Simmons Jr., 80

William R. Simmons Jr., 80, of Waterloo, IL, died February 9, 2021, in Waterloo, IL. He was born November 9, 1940, in Mineral Point, WI.

He is survived by his wife Margaret "Marge" Simmons (nee Sieli); children Angela Marie Simmons and Robert Rowlands Simmons; grandchildren Trevor William Simmons and Kaila Marie Simmons; sisters Nancy Larson, Sally Bockhop, and Susan Holtz; brother Thomas Simmons; sisters-in-law Cathie (Wayne) Collmeyer, Fran (Mike) Hanners, & Mary Sieli; brothers-in-law; nieces; nephews; cousins; & many caring friends.

William is preceded in death by his parents William Rowlands & Helen E. (nee Martens) Simmons Sr. He was a member of the American Legion, a US Army Veteran, and retired from Dow Chemical. As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:

Hospice of Southern Illinois or Helping Strays

Memorial Service to be held at a later date. Arrangements with Quernheim Funeral Home.

Posted online on February 18, 2021