• Four Generations

    One Commitment

    Founded by William H. Simonson in 1887, the Simonson Funeral Home has been honored by area families' trust and confidence for well over a century. Today, John Sommese continues to offer families care, attention, and concern.

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    When my mother-in-law, father, mother and most recently, my husband died, I had Mr. John Sommese of The Simonson Funeral Home make my arrangements. Mr. Sommese is a very caring and wonderful person. He made four very difficult times in my life much easier. I would recommend his services to everyone.

    Francine Rash
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    Do you ever have a difficult time performing your job, or have you become hardened to it?

    It is always hard experiencing the pain and sorrow families feel when someone they love dies. What helps you get through it is hearing people later say “Thank you for helping me get through it.” “Thank you for taking care of all the details.” You never get used to death. Confronting death gives you a greater…

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