Steven “Steve” Ray Simmons

August 28, 1954 – July 31, 2016


A Celebration of Life will be held on August 20, 2016, at 11:00 am at Calvary Chapel, 19248 E San Tan Blvd, Queen Creek, AZ 85142.

Steve was born in Los Angeles, California to Ray Simmons and Nancy Burdette. Steve attended elementary through high school in South Gate, CA. He married Annette on October 21, 1989 in Bellflower, CA. Steve was a Honda mechanic for over 30 years and the past 8 years drove a small bus for special needs students. Steve was involved in off road jeeping, was a volunteer ham radio operator and of course, a proud member of the NRA.  Steve received grace through Jesus Christ in 2015 and is now in his presence.

Steve is preceded in death by his father Ray Simmons. Steve is survived by his loving family:  wife Annette, mother Nancy, sons Josh Simmons and Jeremy Ehrig, and his brothers Randy, Chad, and Glen.

In lieu of flowers Steve requested donations be made to M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (Brain Research) or Calvary Chapel Queen Creek.


Make check payable:

Banner Health Foundation

2901 N Central Ave Ste 160

Phoenix, AZ 85012


Calvary Chapel Queen Creek

19248 E San Tan Blvd

Queen Creek, AZ 85142