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Sharon R. (Steigmeyer) Simon

May 7, 1938 ~ May 20, 2022 (age 84)


Sharon Simon passed away peacefully at Sacred Heart Home in Avilla, IN, on Friday May 20, 2022.  She was born on May 7, 1938 in Garrett, IN, the daughter of Roman and Laura (Blotkamp) Steigmeyer.  She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Neal C. Simon; four children Daniel (Deirdre) Simon of Newburyport, MA; Gregory (Shelley Hahn) Simon of Bloomington, IN; Jean (Barry) Campbell of Swan, IN and Douglas Simon of Lafayette, IN; five Grandchildren, Sean Simon, Sarah Simon, Griffin (Lauren) Campbell, Gannon (Elisabeth) Campbell, and Spencer Simon; and one great grandson, Graham Campbell. She is further survived by one sister, Patricia Frymier, one brother-in-law, Richard Wilcoxson, and many nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by six brothers and their wives: Edward (Adelaide) Steigmeyer, Jerome (Gwen) Steigmeyer, Adrian (Antonette) Steigmeyer, Ralph (Lillian) Steigmeyer, James (Theresa) Steigmeyer, William (Sharon) Steigmeyer; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Virginia and Robert Manon and Mary Wilcoxson, and five nephews.


 Visitation will take place from noon – 1 p.m. Monday, May 23, 2022 at Ascension Sacred Heart Village – Avilla, IN. The visitation portion will be held outside under the front portico.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 1 p.m. Monday – following the visitation in the chapel at Ascension Sacred Heart Village.

Those attending the funeral mass will be required to be screen upon entry to the building and required to wear a mask.

Burial will take place in Cedar Creek Cemetery – Auburn, IN

Memorials are to the Alzheimer’s Association or Ascension Sacred Heart Village.


Arrangements entrusted to Thomas Funeral Home – Garrett, IN

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May 23, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Ascension Sacred Heart Village

Mass of Christian Burial
May 23, 2022

1:00 PM
Ascension Sacred Heart Village

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