Dane Simmons

    Dane George Simmons, 71, of Andrews, passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, at his residence.
    He was born in Rinebeck, N.Y., to the late Benjamin Harvey and Dorothy VanWagoner Simmons.
    Dane was a U.S. Army veteran. He received a degree for Diesel Engineering from MIT. He was a diesel mechanic and also worked on small engines.
    Dane was a member of the DAV and Cornerstone Community Church.
    He is survived by his wife, Lisa; children, Bruce Caldwell, Breanne Holt, Heather Miller, Brittany Simmons, Lindsey Simmons, Stephanie Phillips, Emily Phillips and Kellie Phillips; one brother, John Simmons; one sister, Debie Simmons; and 12 grandchildren.
    No services are planned.
    You may send tributes to the Simmons family at www.townson-rose.com.
    Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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