Andrew Paul “Andy” Simmons Death – Obituary, Andrew Paul “Andy” Simmons Funeral

By | January 12, 2022

Andrew Paul “Andy” Simmons Death – Obituary, Andrew Paul “Andy” Simmons Funeral

Andrew Paul “Andy” Simmons, Sr., 57, of Princeville, passed away January 10, 2022 at 12:45 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. He was born October 29, 1964 in Galesburg, to parents Gerry and Peggy Simmons. He married Lori (Doubet) Simmons on September 9, 2000 in Brimfield.
Surviving are his wife, Lori and one son, Andrew Paul “AJ” Simmons, Jr., both of Princeville; his father and step-mother, Gerry (Dianne) Simmons of Morton; one sister, Theresa Simmons of NV; two brothers, Chris Simmons of VA and Patrick Simmons of IL; in-laws, Kenneth and Linda Doubet of Elmwood; two step-sisters, Christy Vincent of Dunlap and Wendy Koch of MD; and many nieces, nephews, a brother-in-law, and five sisters-in-law. He is preceded in death by his mother, Peggy.
Andy was an information technician for Ameren Illinois. He loved baseball, especially coaching; history; politics; and music, singing and playing the guitar. He was very involved in the Princeville Baptist Church.
A visitation will be Wednesday, January 19, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Princeville Baptist Church. Andy’s funeral will be Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 11:00 a.m., also at the church. Pastor Lee Taylor will officiate. Burial will be in Princeville Township Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the AJ Simmons Education Fund C/O Princeville State Bank. Haskell Funeral & Cremation Services in Princeville is assisting the family with arrangements.
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