Louis J. Simon

Louis J. Simon, 74, of Paducah, Kentucky, formally of Fond du Lac, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2022.

Louis was born on June 27, 1947, in Fond du Lac, the son of late Donald M. and Mary A. (DuFrane) Simon. Following graduation from L.P. Goodrich High School in 1965, he served his country in the U.S. Army. A proud Vietnam Veteran. Louis married Gail A. Hupfer on October 12, 1968. Louis was married June 20, 1998, to Barbara L. Simon until her unexpected passing December 8,  2021.

Louis was employed by Alliant Energy for 41 years retiring in 2010 as Lead Regulation Technician. Louis was a great fisherman, enjoyed golfing and had many interests including Amateur Ham Radio. Louis helped many people where he could and volunteered at local organizations.

Those Louis leaves behind to cherish his memory include his daughters Julie (Jeff) Guelig, Jill (Craig) Halbach and Tamara Simon. Grandchildren, Jordan, Jared, Jacob and Jenna Guelig, Drake and Paige Halbach.  Step daughter Sara Simon (Jonathon), Step grandson Josiah, Five siblings, Peter (Nury) Simon, Marcia (Billy) Long, Sharon (Rob) Sharp, Rosanne Kowal, Karen (Jim) Gallagher, Maureen Simon (sister-in-law), nieces and nephews, Close Friends Gary & Catherine Fry, Tony & Lisa Owen, Dennis Paulin, and Isaac Minquiz.

In addition to his parents, Louis was preceded in death by his brothers, Donald and Michael Simon, sister-in-law Barbara Ann Simon, brother-in-law Leo Kowal and nephew Steven Simon.

A memorial service for Louis will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum, 686 Fond du Lac Ave, Fond du Lac. The family will greet family and friends at 10:30 a.m. until the time of service. Military Funeral Honors will be given.

Dad, we know you are catching a boat load of perch once again with Gilly.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family (Jill Halbach 210 County Rd W, Mt. Calvary, WI  53057) to the Fond du Lac Area Foundation/Trent Schueffner Memorial Fund.