Shannon Simonson, 31Shannon Marie Simonson, 31, died Thursday, July 8, 2010.
Shannon Marie Simonson, 31, died Thursday, July 8, 2010.
Shannon was born June 24, 1979 in Alexandria, the youngest of three children, to Randy and Dawn (Aslagson) Simonson. She attended Jefferson High School in Alexandria.
Shannon always lived life to the fullest. She was a true caregiver, which was shown in her love for her three children, Deiven, Alivia and Amelia. She also loved taking care of other people. When her mom hurt her back, Shannon was always there, helping making sure Dawn was OK. She also loved her job – helping people with chemical dependency – and was an aid at senior group homes.
She is survived by her parents, Randy and Dawn; three children, Deiven, Alivia and Amelia; two brothers, Shon and wife, Wendy, of Brandon, Shane and wife, Kathleen, of Colorado; friend, Travis Wells; four nieces and two nephews; several aunts, uncles and cousins. She will be greatly missed and was truly loved by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her maternal and paternal grandparents.
Funeral services were held on Monday, July 12 at Good Shepherd Church in Alexandria with the Rev. Wade Meyer officiating.
Pallbearers were Randy Simonson, Travis Wells, Marty Simonson, Gary Aslagson, Rick Ringold and Rick Simonson.
Burial was at Evergreen Cemetery in Alexandria.
Arrangements are with Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria; www.andersonfuneral.net.