Bonnie Jo Simons, 89 of St. George, Utah, passed away October 30, 2023 in Mt. Pleasant, UT. Born October 29, 1934 to John Laritz & Sarah Myrle Casper Jacobson in Park City, Utah. Married Orval Frances Simons December 16, 1955 in the Salt Lake Temple.
Bonnie was a Kind generous person. She made friends wherever she went. Bonnie was a life long member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She loved the time she spent serving in the Manti and St. George Temples.
She loved to sew and always had a quilt on the frames to tie. She belonged to the Laicos Club for over 40 years. She had many jobs over the years but her greatest joy came from serving her friends and family. After Orval passed away Bonnie moved to St. George and made so many new friends that became her family. They loved getting together to ride 4 wheelers in the desert, playing cards and just laughing and having fun. She was a loving and kind neighbor and friend and will be missed by many.
Bonnie is survived by her two children, Clair (Julie) Simons, Karen Harris; 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Orval; siblings, Hal Jacobson, Dee Jacobson, Max Jacobson; grandsons Justin Simons and Branden Aiken.
Funeral services will be held Monday, November 6, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. in the Mt. Pleasant 3rd Ward Chapel (295 S. State St.), with a viewing from 9:30-10:30 a.m. prior to services at the church. Interment in the Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery.