Melba D. Simmons, 89

Melba D. Simmons, 89, of Marshalltown, Iowa, passed away on the morning of Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Southridge Nursing and Rehab Center.

Funeral services for Melba will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Mitchell Family Funeral Home with Rev. Dan Vellinga officiating. Public visitation will be held one hour prior to services. Melba will be laid to rest at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens following services. Memorial contributions may be directed in Melba’s name to her family. For further information or to send a condolence please visit or call (641) 844-1234. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Melba and her family.

Left to cherish her memory are her three children: Bill (Carla) Simmons, Bob Simmons and Tom Simmons; two grandchildren: Sean and Ryan; one sister: Doris Kouba; many nieces and nephews as well as great-nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband: James; both sets of parents; one sister, Lois Scott and one brother, Jim Hammond.