Jesse K. “Pat” Simmons, 82, Of Fullerville
Jesse K. “Pat” Simmons, 82, of Fullerville
Fullerville – Jesse K. “Pat” Simmons, 82, died Friday, June 23, 2017 at Gouverneur Hospital after a brief illness.
He was born December 12, 1934 in Watertown, NY, a son of Throuvanion and Ida Thomas Simmons and grew up in Benson Mines and Fullerville area and attended school in Fullerville and Star Lake. The Fullerville school eventually became his home.
Pat married Stasia Farr (Backus) on December 12, 1970. She died July 12, 2007.
He entered the US Air Force in 1952, serving in Okinawa and Hiroshima, Japan, being honorably discharged in 1962.
He retired as a motor vehicle operator at Fort Drum where he worked as a security guard and …