John "Tommy" Thomas Simmer was born to Kenneth William Simmer and Gretchen Joyce (Huff) Simmer on November 22nd, 1961 in Des Moines. He attended Norwalk schools and worked as a CNA at Mercy hospital. John then moved to California where he worked as a CNA at Cedar Sinai in Los Angeles. Later, he returned to Des Moines and worked at JC Penny's. He passed away June 26th, 2019 at Rowley Masonic Home in Perry.
John is survived by his brothers, Dennis (Joyce) Huff, Jeff (Kay) Ritz; sister, Renea Simmer of Norwalk and several nieces and nephews.
John was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Gretchen.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date.