December 4, 2017
ANDOVER, Ill. — Jane Simmon, 68, of Andover, Illinois, died Monday, December 4, 2017, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf. Services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, December 9, at Gibson-Bode Funeral Home, Port Byron. Visitation will be from 2:30-4 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Jane Simmon Memorial Fund.
Jane was born December 26, 1948, in Moline, the daughter of Clifford and Jean (Mose) Taylor. She was raised and lived most of her life in Port Byron. Jane married Daniel L. Simmon and gave 46 years of devotion to her husband, children and grandchildren. She took pride in spoiling her grandchildren. She loved arts, crafts, and sewing. She also devoted her time to caring for the elderly.
Jane is survived by her husband, Dan; mother, Jean Taylor; daughters, Angela Bjork (Mike Sackman), Hampshire, Ill., Christine Wade, Andover, Ill., Erica (Eugene) Berry, Orion, Ill.; brother, Jim (Jan) Taylor, Lynn Center, Ill.; sisters, Linda (Jeff) Young, Moline, Cathy Frits, Silvis, Diana (Ken) Hoff, Crestwood, Ky.; grandchildren, Brittany and Bradley Wade, Austin and Madison Berry, and Ian Bjork. Jane was preceded in death by her father. Share a memory or condolence at www.gibsonbodefh.com.