Dorothy A. Simon


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Gloucester - Dorothy A. (Bovio) Simon, 80, of Gloucester, wife of the late Edward M. Simon passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, at her residence.
She was born in Peabody, Mass., on May 1, 1939, daughter of the late Joseph and Helen (Herlihy) Simon.
Dorothy was a graduate of Gloucester High School. She worked for many years at Gorton's of Gloucester on the assembly line packing fish.
She was an avid bingo player at St. Ann's Church on Friday nights. Dorothy had a great love for church, family, animals, traveling, and all genre of music.
She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Dorothy is survived by her sons, Edward C. Simon and his wife Sun I of Quincy, Christopher J. Simon and his wife Susan of Gloucester; her daughter, Diane M. Spinney of St. George, Utah; six grandchildren, John M. Simon, Christopher T. Simon, Edward J. Simon, Samantha Spinney, Angel Spinney and Seth Craven; two great-grandchildren, Daniel Craig and Tyler Simon; her sister, Jean Madruga; two brothers, Ronnie and Charles Bovio.

In keeping with her wishes, services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in her name to the American Lung Association, 1661 Worcester Road #301, Framingham, MA 01701, or to a charity of one's choice.
Arrangements by Greely Funeral Home, 212 Washington Street, Gloucester.
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Published on August 31, 2019
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Debbie Legendre
Sep 01, 2019
To the Simon family, I am so sorry for your loss, may she fly with the Angels.
Diane M Spinney
Aug 31, 2019
Mom u will always be in my heart will miss u dearly have many good memories my last words told u i love u we had a good visit love daughter Diane.your wings where really but my ❤ wasnt