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Catherine M. Simons

Catherine M. Simons passed away on Sunday, August 2, 2015 at her home. She was 93. Born in West Hazleton, Pa, daughter of the late Michael and Helen Potoczny, she lived most of her life in Bristol Borough, residing at Grundy Towers for the past 26 years. Mrs. Simons worked at Philco and later at the Lower Bucks Hospital. She was very active at Grundy Towers, serving on many boards. She was also a longtime member of St. Mark Church.

Wife of the late Leonard Simons and sister of the late John Potoczny and Rita Sereta, she is survived by one sister, Sister Helene of the Bernadine Franciscan Sisters, stationed in Reading, Pa, 2 brothers, Frank Potoczny of Levittown and Robert Potoczny and his wife Sonya of Naples, Fla along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass on Friday, August 7, 2015, 11:00am at St. Mark Church, 1025 Radcliffe Street, Bristol Borough, where friends may call 9:30-11:00am . Interment will take place on Saturday, 11:00am at Transfiguation Cemetery, West Hazleon, Pa. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Bernadine Franciscan Sisters, 460 St. Bernadine Street, Reading, Pa. 19607. Arrangements are under the direction of Wade Funeral Home, Bristol Borough.