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Richard Simmons

June 12, 1940 - May 24, 2015

Richard B. Simmons, 74, formerly of Moundsville, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2015, at Peterson Rehab Hospital.
He was born June 12, 1940, a son of the late Robert and Gloris McCardle Simmons. Richard was a Moundsville High School graduate of 1958, a member of Crabapple Community Church in Wind Ridge, Pa., and an avid Nascar fan. He retired from Mobay Bayer Chemical Corporation, New Martinsville, W. Va.
He is survived by one son, Richard A. Simmons, of Moundsville; one brother, David E. Simmons, of Tampa, Fla.; three sisters, Nancy Lee Jerry Wagenhals, of Ashland, Ohio, Mary Ruth Culbertson of Cameron, W. Va., and Carol Jo Salem of McMechen.
Graveside services and interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Peterson Rehab Hospital, 20 Homestead Ave., Wheeling, WV 26003.
Arrangements are by the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville. Online condolences may be offered to the family at

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