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“Joe,I love you and I'm going to miss you.I know we haven't seen each other in a long time.know i can only talk to you in my prayers.i have good...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Bryan Simmons - Mulberry, FL

“I cannot believe Joe is no longer with us I have to believe that God has bigger plans for him. May our Lord bless and comfort you and your family...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Debbie Oetting - Battle Creek, MI

“Joe you were a sweetheart.I enjoy working with you and the love you had for your family.You will be greatly missed. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Suzan Green - Battle Creek, MI

“Not going to lie my brother, I feel a little cheated with the short, but memorable, time we had together being next door neighbors and REAL friends....Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Richard Bailey - Miami, FL

“JoeYour passion for love and you dedication and commitment to your life will be the strength and power that carries you to the Lord.Bless you brother...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Michael Ireland - Battle Creek, MI

“I'm so very sorry to hear this tragic news he will b truly missed by a lot of friends n family i just can't believe that its true ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Carol Schlueter - Battle creek, MI

“May your love and your memories be your comfort. May the Lord bless this family and his friends ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Stephanie Hicks - Battle Creek, MI

“I am very sorry for your loss Joe was a good man,father,and friend ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Beverly Jones - Springfield, MI

“My prayers an thoughts are with his family an friends,I remember him playing ball with my brother Kelly Mann at Battle Creek Central Bearcats in the...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Janell Hibbard ( Mann ) - MI

“Joe was a great friend. The time I spent workiglng with him was always enjoyable. I learned a lot about the job from him and appreciated the life...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Steve Boice - Battle creek, MI

Joseph E. "Joe" Simmons, age 43, of Battle Creek, sadly passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. He was born in Chicago, Illinois on March 9, 1975, the son of Jeffrey R. and Gloria A. (Sapienza) Simmons. Joe graduated with the Battle Creek Central Class of 1995 and has been employed at II Stanley for more than 12 years.

Joe is survived by his estranged wife, Patty (Angus) Simmons; his children, Aronne, Miabella, and Giovanni Simmons; his fiancée, Clara Konkright; his parents, Jeff and Gloria Simmons; his step-children, Anna Angus, Logan, Brenden, Kailyn, and Madylin Vandenboss; his brother, Jeffrey (Christine) Simmons; and his nieces & nephews, Conner, Andrea, Jackie, and Brandon. He was sadly preceded in death by his son, Vincenzo Reed Simmons; and his grandparents & great-grandparents.

The family will receive friends 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 12th at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care where funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 13th. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to Joe's family. Personal messages for the family and/or favorite memories of Joe may be placed at