Simons Funeral Home Inc.

Family owned and operated since 1890

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From our state-of-the-art equipment to arrangement rooms and chapel, our facility is maintained so we can care for your loved one to the best of our ability and provide a welcoming and safe space for family and friends.


Garland E. Howell passed away on March 22, 2023 in McCandless Township. He was born in Arcadia, Louisiana on July 22, 1927 to Garland and Olive Ozley Howell.
He graduated from Arcadia High School and attended Louisiana Tech in Ruston Louisiana.
He was a Navy veteran in the South Pacific during W...


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On Friday, March 17, 2023 Robert F. Ryan, age 78, of McCandless Twp. Beloved husband of Marlene (Jugan) Ryan; son of the late Thomas and Grace (Putch) Ryan; father of Tracey (Gary) Simpson of Ross Twp. and Susan (Mike) Maze of Valencia; brother of Thomas (Peggy) Ryan of Shaler Twp., Carole (Richard)...


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At Simons Funeral Home, we're thankful for the opportunity to positively impact your life and your family through some of the most challenging times we all experience. Let's not forget the impact that our loved ones have on all of us and to cherish the time we have with them.


On March 11, 2023, Carolyn June Core, 84, of Cranberry Twp, beloved wife of the late Edward Paul Core, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully in her sleep.

Survived by her loving sons, Craig Edward (Nancy) (late Theresa) Core, Douglas Camillo (Candace) Core, Drake Robert (Bethany) Core; ado...


On March 11, 2023, William Klenk, age 100, of Gibsonia, beloved husband of 78 years to Kathryn (Kay) Haynie Klenk; father of Janet Klenk, Linda Gardner, Joyce (William) Ainsworth and the late Nancy Klenk Stypula; father-in-law of Thomas P. Stypula, Jr. and the late Honorable James Gardner; brother ...


We know that arranging a funeral for a veteran can be confusing, and we understand that you may have questions.
That's why we’ve taken the time to build a process that’s simple and seamless for you and your family. Visit our website today for more information about:

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As Funeral Directors and Morticians, we have dedicated our lives to helping families give a proper sendoff to their loved ones. It's an honor and privilege to serve our communities. ❤️


June V. Isaly, 84, of Pittsburgh, passed away Friday, March 3, at UPMC Passavant,
McCandless, surrounded by her family. June was the owner of Isaly Counseling Associates for
28 years and the widow of Thomas A. Isaly, of the Isaly Dairy Company.
June was born on May 26, 1938, in Wheeling, West ...


What would you say if you could say one thing to the woman who impacted your life the most? Today, share your love with all the women who mean the world to you.


Richard H. "Dick" Scherer, age 88, of Pittsburgh, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 5, 2023. Born December 14, 1934, the youngest child of the late William B. "Heavy" Scherer and Marie F. Gormley. He is survived by his wife, Patricia (McArdle); his sister, Marie Weidner, of Ross; four children...


Don't leave the financial burden of a funeral on your loved ones. On average, your family can save up to 30% by making arrangements today.


We’d like to give a special shout-out to our staff today. We’re incredibly proud and thankful to have such valuable members on our team that are dedicated to making a difference for our families every day. If one of our staff members comes to mind for , please leave them a shout-out below!


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Peacefully on Sunday, February 26, 2023, Jean Elizabeth Stultz, age 89, of Ross Twp. Beloved daughter of the late William and Elizabeth (Taylor) Stultz; sister of Albert Stultz, Ann (Robert) Clay, and the late Robert Stultz andJames Stultz; also survived by many nieces & nephews. A memorial service ...


Suddenly at home on Tuesday February 28, 2023 Gregg Sean Lokar, age 56, of Ross Twp. Beloved son of Edward and the late Patricia (Mill) Lokar; brother of Kelly (Scott) Verberg of Manassas, VA, Jim E. (Kelli) Lokar of Ross Twp., and Katie (Tim) Breen of Gibsonia; uncle of Caitlyn, Colin, Mia, Stella...


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On February 25th, 2023, Glenn Elmer Markam Sr., age 88, of Glenshaw, formerly of McCandless, beloved husband of the late Ruth Ann Markam; father of Glenn E. (Kathryn) Markam Jr. and the late Diana Mary Markam; grandfather of Derek Yates, John Markam and Kristi Markam; great-grandfather of Grace Mar...


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On February 22, 2023, Kathryn Jones "Jonesy" Maxson, 67, of Baden, passed away peacefully.

Survived by her siblings, Bill (Kathy) Maxson, Nancy J. Maxson Floyd, Sally (Tim) Kolodziej and Tom (Deb) Maxson ; also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Kathryn was preceded in death by her...


Our mission is to celebrate the life and memories of your loved ones by providing compassionate service. Our staff is there for you every step of the way.


On February 22, 2023, Kathryn Jones "Jonesy" Maxson, 67, of Baden, passed away peacefully.

Survived by her siblings, Bill (Kathy) Maxson, Nancy J. Maxson Floyd, Sally (Tim) Kolodziej and Tom (Deb) Maxson ; also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Kathryn was preceded in death by her...


On February 20, 2023, Janice Faye Cooper, age 80, of Ross twp,, beloved wife of Donald Bye; mother of Gary (Jessica) Cutenese; sister of Audrey "Tootie" Hohman; grandmother of Maddisyn Cutenese, Charmaine (Christopher) Musser, David (Kelly) Turk, Jacqueline Turk and Edward Turk; great-grandmother of...


On Sunday, February 19, 2023, James D. Brunner, age 75, of McCandless Twp. passed away suddenly. Beloved husband of 50 years to Janet (Howard) Brunner; father of Kimberly (Tony) Gaslevich of Marshall Twp. and the late Michael Brunner; brother of Bob (Sheila) Brunner of Shaler; brother-in-law of Sco...


Honoring the life of your loved one means you value the relationship you shared. Together we will create a fitting and memorable event. We will take care of the details so that you can take care of your family.




Gathering with friends and family gives everyone the opportunity to share memories, express emotions, and find comforting support. Whether you select a formal funeral service or prefer something a little different, our facility is kept up-to-date and well-maintained in order to serve you and your loved ones to the best of our ability.


Peacefully at home, Kellie passed away lovingly surrounded by her close family on Tuesday, February 14, 2023. Born April 1, 1965 in Huntington, West Virginia, survived by beloved parents, Thomas Dwight and Linda (Hess) Weekley of Proctorville, Ohio. Mother of cherished daughter Rachel Mills of Pitts...


On February 12, 2023, Ann Dansereau Sherry, age 86, of Valencia, beloved wife of the late J. Donald Sherry; mother of Katherine (Scott) Dunlop and Ted (Angela) Sherry; grandmother of Hannah (Andrew) Krasnow, Sam (Jillian) Dunlop, Molly (Derek) Allman, Alex Sherry and Rachel Sherry; great grandmother...


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On February 10, 2023, Patsy E. Nysewander, age 88, of McCandless, beloved mother of Jeff (Judy) Nysewander, Kyle (Amy) Nysewander, Leslie (Steve) Haberlein and Julie (Sue Brody) Nysewander; grandmother of Craig (Megan) Haberlein, Alex (Chase) McCain, Lee (Sarah) Haberlein, Michael (Alexandra) Nysewa...


Peacefully on Friday, February 10, 2023 Linda S. Ruth, age 83, of McCandless Twp. Beloved wife for 53 years of the late William E. Ruth Jr.; mother of Kelly Ruth and William A. (Michelle) Ruth; sister of Sandra Zobrist of AZ; grandmother of Nolan and Ricky Ruth; also survived by grand puppy Jesse. A...


Our amazing staff is always available to assist you with any questions or concerns you may have. If you ever need to reach out, call us at: (412) 367-3100


On February 8, 2023, Margaret Stazer-Kobus, 78, of West View, former spouse of William Stazer and widow of Regis Kobus, passed away peacefully.

Survived by her loving children, Sue Paulson, Jeff (Leslie Latulippe) Stazer and Julie Stazer; grandmother of Kelly Paulson, Elizabeth and Nadia Ros...


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7720 Perry Highway
Pittsburgh, PA

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Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday 9am - 5pm

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