Margurite A. (Simmerman) Grimes age 90 of Greencastle, went to be at peace with the Lord Tuesday, February 17, 2009.
Born February 22, 1918 in Veedersburg, Indiana.. She later moved to Greencastle and was raised in the Allison Home and was a graduate of Greencastle High School "Class of 1936". She married Russell L. Grimes on July 4, 1942..
Mrs. Grimes had worked 20 years at IBM in Greencastle until her retirement.
Survivors include her sons, James L. Grimes and Steven L. Grimes of Greencastle; a daughter Deborah A. Snyder of Orlando, FL; and "Gran" was deeply loved by her six grandsons, Bradley (Andrea) Grimes, Michael (Cindy) Grimes, Shane (Audrie) Grimes, Sean Grimes, Eric Snyder, Percy (Maria) Snyder; and her great grandchildren, Rachel, Grayson, Anna, & Emma Grimes, Samuel, Erika, Anthony, & Alexander Snyder
She was preceded in death by her brothers Robert Simmerman, Forest Simmerman, & James Simmerman and a sister, Katherine (Simmerman) Allee.
Graveside services will be held at 1:30 PM on Saturday, February 21, 2009 at the Forest Hill Cemetery with Pastor David Neeley officiating. Burial to follow. Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Advocate Hospice or the American Red Cross.
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