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In Memory of

Lola E. Simmons

September 11, 1938 - December 26, 2011

Obituary


Lola Elaine McFarland was born on September 11, 1938, in Dickey County, North Dakota, to parents Henry and Sarah Mae (Albertson) McFarland. On January 25, 1958, she was united in marriage to Lee "Pete" Simmons in Pine City, MN. She worked at Valley Health Care Nursing Home in Hayward for 30 years before her retirement in 2005. In her spare time, she liked to work in her garden.

Lola died on Monday, December 26, 2011, at her home at the age of 73.

Lola is survived by her sons: Donald (Judy) Simmons...

Lola Elaine McFarland was born on September 11, 1938, in Dickey County, North Dakota, to parents Henry and Sarah Mae (Albertson) McFarland. On January 25, 1958, she was united in marriage to Lee "Pete" Simmons in Pine City, MN. She worked at Valley Health Care Nursing Home in Hayward for 30 years before her retirement in 2005. In her spare time, she liked to work in her garden.

Lola died on Monday, December 26, 2011, at her home at the age of 73.

Lola is survived by her sons: Donald (Judy) Simmons and Duane (Lisa) Simmons both of Hayward, WI, 3 grandsons: Timothy Simmons of Superior, WI, Tyler Simmons of Hayward, WI, Eric Simmons of Superior, WI, brother Del (Carol) McFarland of Webster, SD, sister Marlys (Thomas) Peterson of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, several nephews, nieces, special friend Phyllis Miller of Hayward, and her loving dog Nigel.

Lola is preceded in death by her parents, husband Lee "Pete" Simmons, daughter Debra Simmons, brother Maynard "Mac" McFarland, and sister Betty Moyer.

Honorary casket bearers will be Timothy, Tyler, and Eric Simmons, Charlie and Buddy Peterson, and Steve Pankratz.