Colleen M. Simmons, 55

FULTON, NY – Colleen M. Simmons, 55, of Fulton, passed away unexpectedly Monday, July 23, 2018.

Colleen M. Simmons
Colleen M. Simmons

She was born in Hollywood, California, to Charles H. and Margaret A. McPeck and moved to Central New York when she was seven years old.

Colleen attended Liverpool High School and had been employed by Carhartt Photos in Liverpool.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren.

Colleen is survived by her husband of 22 years, David W. Simmons; two daughters, Melinda (Derrik) Wise of Volney and Danielle Rice of Morristown, Tenn.; her step-children, Christina M. Simmons of North Syracuse, Mandy (Scott) Munger of Volney and Lewis (Ashleigh) Simmons of Brewerton; six siblings, Cathleen A. (Peter) Sereno of Phoenix, Ariz., Christopher H. McPeck of North Carolina, Bernie McPeck of North Carolina, Kelly McPeck of Liverpool, Shawn McPeck of North Carolina and Erin (Gary) Rusaw of Baldwinsville; 11 grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a son, Anthony W. Smith; and by a brother, Charles J. McPeck.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, July 27, at Brown Funeral Home, 21 Flood Drive in Fulton.

Calling hours will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home prior to the service.

Friends are invited to join the family for a reception on Friday after the services at the Fulton Elks Lodge B.P.O.E. #830, 57 Pierce Drive in Fulton.

Private burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Fulton.

Contributions in Colleen’s memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 6390 Fly Road, East Syracuse, NY 13057.

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  1. I am so sorry to hear of Colleen passing, we had alot of fun back in the day. My deepest sympathy and Prayers go out to her family and friends. Mark.

  2. I know we had are difference what is right or left like most family. You fight .you cry .And you laugh .we were taught to be tough when we grew up. We were taught to stick up for each other .And be there when really needed to be there for family. .colleen when we were kids we did every thing together. From me playing football you cheerleading. We went out to clubs. And we had many great times . I will be there to see you lay down in your sleep and rest in heaven. What had happen I don’t blame you I blame what made you sick .And it got the better of you. .you were a great sister. To all of us .a great mother to your kids and a great grand ma. Now you are going to be great with wings and see your son and our brother and parent’s. Am leaving Thursday night to be there for you.

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