Johanna Winifred (Wynn) Simone took God’s Hand and went home to be with her Savior, Wednesday November 7, 2018. Wynn was born July 10, 1924, the daughter of Ella and Rudolph Van Hof. She was a life long resident of Hawthorne and a member of Hawthorne Gospel Church. She was also a seasonal resident of Ocean Grove for many years. Wynn enjoyed sitting on the porches of her homes, entertaining her many friends and relatives. She had a great sense of humor, was partial to northern Italian cuisine, and loved all things yellow. Wynn will be remembered as one who loved her Lord, family, and friends, and made each one feel special.
Mrs. Simone was predeceased in life by her husband, Nicholas Simone, (1996), a World War II Navy veteran. She was also predeceased by her son, Dennis L. Simone, (1968) and her brother, Elroy Van Hof, (1953).
Mrs. Simone is survived by her son, Michael Simone, grandson, Anthony Simone Irvin, great grandson, AJ Trimble, and great great grandson, Harrison. Additionally, she is survived by daughter-in-law, Betty Irvin, nephews, Douglas and David Van Hof and cousins, Karen and Karla.
A service in celebration of her life will be held at Hawthorne Gospel Church on Saturday December 1 2018, at 3:00PM.