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Official Obituary of

Edward Sims III

January 28, 1942 ~ February 18, 2024 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Edward Sims III Obituary

Edward Sims III, 82 of Canonsburg, passed away peacefully in his home, Sunday, February 18, 2024.

He was born January 28, 1942, in Canonsburg,  a son of Edward and Edna Elder Sims.

Mr. Sims was a graduate of Fort Cherry High School and following high school, served with the US Navy.

Edward had worked as a psychiatric aide at Mayview State Hospital for 25 years, retiring in 2010.

He loved football, enjoyed being outdoors and was an avid fisherman.

Surviving are his companion of 40 years, Dinah Rutkowski; a brother, Philip Sims of Westland; two sisters, Patricia “Lucy” Sims and Edith “Hemmie” Davis both of Germantown, MD; and many nieces and nephews.

Deceased are three brothers, Gerald and Jimmy Sims and Joseph Settles; and two sisters, Lorraine “Pinky” Powell and Catherine Mae Sims.

A memorial service to celebrate Edward’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2024, in the Kingdom Builders Assembly, 10 North Cherry Ave., Suite 13, Houston, PA 15342 (Schoolhouse Business Center).

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A Memorial Service to celebrate their life
April 6, 2024

2:00 PM
Kingdom Builders Assembly
10 N. Cherry Ave., Suite 13
Houston, PA 15342


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