Ellen Simons (Kipen), age 78, went to be with her Lord on Monday, November 18, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents Adam and Edna Kipen; daughter, Cindy Simons Paasman; grandsons Clay Kaczanowski and Joe Gysin; the father of her children, Robert Kaczanowski; and many other loved ones.
She is survived by her husband, Butch Simons; children Annette (Al) Gysin, Dan (Brenda) Kaczanowski, Gary (Leighann) Kaczanowski, Brenda (Gary) Fordham, Patrick (Marci) Kaczanowski, Philip Kaczanowski, Jerry (Jodi Block) Simons, Annette (Bob) Dever, and Ken Simons; 36 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and many other loved ones.
Visitation will be held from 1-3 and 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the Kubiak-Cook Funeral Home - Dorr Chapel, 4330 - 18th Street, Dorr, MI. A Rosary will be held at 1:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, November 22, 2019 at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, 1871 - 136th Ave., Dorr, MI 49323.
In lieu of flowers and in memory of Ellen, contributions may be made to the St. Stanislaus Education Fund or the Parkinson’s Foundation.
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