Drew Martin Simmons
Date of Death: May 10th, 2020
16 Iyar 5780
ObituaryDrew Martin Simmons, 31, Witty, gentle natured, incredibly loved son of Debbie Simmons (Larry Stern) and Joel Simmons (Sonya Gauthier); Devoted brother to Olivia Simmons and Cody (Stephanie) Simmons; Adored grandson of Jacquelyn Simmons Scheer (Ross Scheer) and Linda Andrews; treasured nephew, cousin and friend of many. In order to keep everyone safe and healthy, a celebration of Drew's life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made via check to: 1.) Northwestern University, c/o Maciej Lesniak, MD, Neurosurgery Research, 676 N. St Clair, Suite 2210, Chicago IL 60611 AND/OR 2.) Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue and Protection, 24130 Shooting Star Drive, Golden, CO 80401. For information and to leave condolences, Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, (847) 255-3520 or www.shalom2.com.
Service InformationService : Private Service
In order to keep everyone safe and healthy, a celebration of Drew’s life will be held at a later date.
c/o Maciej Lesniak, MD
676 N. St Clair, Suite 2210
Chicago Illinois 60611
Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue & Protection
24130 Shooting Star Drive
Golden, Colorado 80401
Guest Book & Memories
May 18th, 2020
To The Simmons Family-
We are so very sorry for your loss.
May Drew's spirit live on through all of you!
Shannon & Tom Schweiger
~The Schweiger Family
~, Libertyville, IL
May 15th, 2020
Joel, Debbie, Cody and Olivia,
Ashley and I are heartbroken to hear of Drew’s passing. You’re all in our every thought right now, and we pray that God gives you the strength to face the days ahead and the comfort of knowing that Drew is at peace. We will forever cherish the years that we called Drew our step-son and big brother. Love to you all. -Jamie and Ashley
~Jamie and Ashley O'Shea
~, Libertyville, IL.
May 13th, 2020
Dear Simmons family,
Please accept our deepest and heartfelt condolences on the passing of Drew. Our wonderful and cherished memories of Drew will help to sustain us during this very difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers today and always...
Love from the Wilder family.
May 13th, 2020
My sweet Debbie and your beautiful family, I am sending my love and condolences for the passing of your beautiful Drew. My heart is broken for the pain that you are feeling. Hug’s to everyone.
Love ~ Janet
~Friend, Miami FL
May 12th, 2020
Drew, I am very privileged to have known you these past few years. Your kind hearted spirit will be missed, my friend. 🙏
~Friend, Libertyville, Illinois
May 12th, 2020
Drew’s big heart and kind soul will be missed here on earth. I’m sure he is now in the loving arms of his grandmother and all his loved ones who departed before him. Our hearts go out to Debbie and family at this time of loss and grief. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. With sincere condolences and much love, The Blaha Family
~Friend, Libertyville, IL
Yahrzeit Dates For Drew Martin Simmons
Tradition directs us in the evening before the Yahrzeit dates listed below, the anniversary of our loved one's day of death, we are to kindle a candle in our homes as a reminder of their place in our hearts.
|16th of Iyyar 5781||4/28/2021|
|16th of Iyyar 5782||5/17/2022|
|16th of Iyyar 5783||5/7/2023|
|16th of Iyyar 5784||5/24/2024|