Carole Simmons, 76, of Johnstown, passed away on January 22, 2019 with family by her side in Greeley.
Carole was born in Delong, Indiana to Edward & Lois (Sisk) Steenbergen on September 6, 1942. On June 10, 1961 in Bellflower, California, Carole married the love of her life, Ronald Simmons.
She loved to craft, chase bargains at the Goodwill, and sing. Carole enjoyed traveling anywhere she could to camp with her husband and “The Girls”, and cherished the trips she had made with her daughter. She had a true love for all animals, especially her puppies, Pepper & Shadow who survived her. Carole’s real passion in life was helping anyone she came across who were in need. She also believed in giving anything extra to various charities, to include the Weld County Humane Society.
Carole is survived by her husband; children, Raymond (Linda) and Rhonda Simmons; grandchildren, Clinton (Michelle) Simmons, Amanda (Josh) Gesell, and Beau (Shelbi) Simmons; 5 great-grandchildren; siblings, Dennis (Bonnie) Steenbergen, Rodney (Lanae) Steenbergen, Laurinda (Mike) Tomlinson, Larry VanDusen; and a large loving extended family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Edward Steenbergen Jr. ; and her puppy, Sugar.
A Celebration of Life will be at 1:00pm on Saturday, February 9th 2019 at VFW J.M. Post Veterans Club, 104 E S 1st St, Johnstown, CO 80534
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Weld County Humane Society or the American Heart Association, in care of Northern Colorado Crematory.