PRINCETON -- Roger H. Simon, 88, of 15571 1850
East St., Princeton, died at 2:05 p.m. Saturday, May 29, 2004, at Perry
Memorial Hospital in Princeton.
Born Feb. 6, 1916, in Princeton to August and
Anna (Johnson) Simon, he married Doris Dremann Sept. 15, 1940. She died Oct.
14, 1981. He later married Lois Christiansen Nov. 20, 1986, in Las Vegas,
Nev. She survives.
He farmed in the Princeton Township, Bureau
County, all his working life. He was a member of Princeton Elks Lodge 1461
and Princeton Moose Lodge 1339.
Also surviving are one daughter, Marie (Steven)
Bishop of Peoria; and two sisters, Doris (Robert) Gutshall of Tiskilwa and
Irene Simon of Princeton.
He also was preceded in death by his parents and
one sister, Frances Morse.
Services were held Wednesday in the Norberg
Memorial Home, Princeton, with the Rev. Jon Olinger officiating. Burial was
in Oakland Cemetery, Princeton.
Visitation was held Tuesday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer
Society or the TLC Unit of Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton. (Bureau
County Republican, Jun. 3 , 2004, submitted by Janine Crandell)