Cozad Resident: Alfred Simants (1941-2017)
Alfred Asa Simants, 75 of Cozad passed away peacefully at February 3rd, 2017 at Cozad Community Hospital. Alfred was born June 14, 1941 in North Platte, Nebraska to Amos and Grace (Summers) Simants. He grew up and lived in North Platte, before moving to Cozad, Nebraska to work at Monroe Auto until his retirement.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, the outdoors and spending time with his family, especially his grandkids.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers and sisters.
Survivors include his wife Marsha; children, Cheryl (Anders) Kimball of Omaha and Clinton Simants of Cozad; 5 grandchildren, Kiley, Aaliyah, Bianca of Cozad, Bayley and Brayden of Omaha; sisters, Sandy (Bill) Boggs of Belle Fourche, South Dakota and Marilyn (Ike) Real of Belton, Texas and brother, Irwin Simants of Lincoln.
Services were held Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Berryman Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor James McCrickard officiating. Burial followed at the North Platte Cemetery, West Rodeo Road, Hwy 30, North Platte, Nebraska. Visitation was Monday at Berryman Funeral Home in Cozad.