Roy J. Simons, 83, a resident of Fleischmanns for the past 25 years, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville.
Roy was born July 18, 1931 in the Bronx, the son of Nathan and Ann (Nissen) Simons. He married Elaine Rosenblatt on April 11, 1981 in Queens.
Roy worked in retail sales for Stationary Outlet in New York City. He was a member of the Fleischmanns Fire Department, the Fleischmanns Senior Club and attended meetings of the Senior Council in Delhi.
Surviving are his wife, Elaine Simons; sons, Hal and Ethan Simons; daughter, Leslie Schulte, five grand children and a sister, Adrianne Karp.
A graveside services will be held at the Margaretville Cemetery on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.