Stella Ruth Simmons
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Stella Ruth Simmons
  • September 22, 1928 - October 21, 2017
  • Apache Junction, Arizona

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Stella Ruth Simmons
Mrs. Stella Ruth "Boots" Simmons (Ufer) quietly passed at home on Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Mesa, Arizona at the age of 89.
Stella is survived by her husband, Richard, her sisters Peggy (Rocky) Lemme and Betty (Wayne) Singleton, her son John and daughter Marcia, 7 grandchildren, 9 great, grandchildren and 3 great, great, grandchildren.
Stella was born on September 22, 1928 in New York City, New York to Mother, Stella Ruth Ufer and Father Kenyon Carl Ufer. After moving to Arizona in 1962, she enjoyed a long and successful career with Mountain Bell Phone Company for which she worked until she retired in 1993.
All are welcome to Melcher's Mortuary, 6625 E Main St, Mesa, AZ 85205, for a Rosary and visitation on Sunday, October 29, 2017, 5-8 PM with the rosary starting at 6:30. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, October 30, 2017, 11:00 AM at Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 141 N MacDonald, Mesa, AZ 85201. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Stella's life. Flowers and condolences may be sent to Melcher's Mortuary, 6625 E Main St, Mesa, AZ 85205

Arrangements under the direction of Melcher Mortuary Mission Chapel & Crematory, Mesa, AZ.