Vienna Mayor Jon Simmons Passes Away at 79

Vienna Mayor Jon Simmons Passes Away at 79

VIENNA – Vienna is mourning the loss of Mayor Jon Simmons, who passed away yesterday at the age of 79.

Simmons served as Mayor of Vienna for the last 12 years and was a long-time auctioneer in southern Illinois. He also served as a member of the U.S. Army.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Meyer Funeral Home in Newton and are pending.

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