Theresa Simms

Obituary of Theresa Virginia Simms


SIMMS, Theresa Virginia – Age 74, of New Germany, Lunenburg Co., passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 14, 2021 in South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater. Born in Cherryfield, Lunenburg Co., she was a daughter of the late Laurie and Elva (Robar) Demone.

Family meant everything to Theresa, she is lovingly remembered by sons, Larry (Heidi) Simms, New Germany; Laurie (Pam Mahar) Simms, Princeport; her sisters, Marsha Demone (Coline MacDonald), New Germany; Janis (Mo) Hétu, Quebec; Virginia “Ginny” Penney (Durrelle Woodworth), New Germany; brothers, Glenn (Joanne) Demone, Barss Corner; Joel (Debbie) Demone, Bridgewater; she loved and adored, Grace Simms and Colby Simms her grandchildren who grew up and lived so close to her as well as grandchildren, Mitchell Mahar-Simms, Coulton Simms; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Besides her parents, she is predeceased by a brother, Barry Demone.

A public graveside service will be held 1 p.m., Sunday, July 18 in Epworth Cemetery, School Street, New Germany. Rev. Catherine Robar officiating. Flowers accepted.  Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, South Shore Regional Hospital, New Germany and Area Food Bank and Home Care - Lunenburg County.

Arrangements entrusted to Sweeny’s Funeral Home, 4895 Highway 10, New Germany.