WILLIAM CHARLES SIMONS
William (Bill) Simons passed away Dec. 14, 2021 of COVID related causes.
Bill was a retired architect, Simons & Associates, operating in Vancouver for many years.
He designed numerous buildings, including churches, schools, and office buildings as well as custom homes in Montana and Washington. He enjoyed flying his airplane, riding his Harley and taking his horses on extended trips into the wilderness areas of Montana. But most of all he loved spending time with his family, friends and a loyal German shepherd.
Bill is survived by his wife of 54 years, Cheryl, four children, Stacey (Ike) Salter of Sandpoint, ID; Jeffry (Candi) Simons of LaCenter, WA; Christy (Jonathan) Miller of Vancouver, WA, and Justin (Jami) Simons of Heath, TX. Seven grandchildren, Ryan and Zach LaSalle, Amelie and Maelle Miller, and Ryker, Renner and Sienna Simons; and one sister, Patricia Thayn of Colorado Springs, CO.
There will be a Celebration of Life for Bill on Jan. 8, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at:
The Red Cross Building
605 Barnes St (Ft. Vancouver Officer’s Row)
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Published by The Columbian on Jan. 4, 2022.