Pharos-Tribune

May 17, 2013

Brian K. Sims


LOGANSPORT — Brian K. Sims, 55, Logansport, passed away at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at his residence.

Born Feb. 20, 1958, in Kankakee, Ill., he was the son of John and Margaret Marie ”Peggy” (Bacino) Sims, who survive.

On Sept. 2, 1995, in Logansport, he married Jacqueline L. Petrie, who preceded him in death April 18, 2013.

Brian was a retired construction worker. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.

Surviving along with his parents are three daughters, Christina (John) Cover of Logansport, Helena (Ramerio Ballero) Sims of Fort Worth, Tex. and Rachel Sims of Omaha, Neb.; four grandchildren, Kegan Clark-Sanchez, Daniel Dennis, Noah Ballero and Gabe Ballero; three sisters, Michelle (Patrick) Casey of Grand Prairie, Tex.; Robin (Randy) Quick of Sycamore, Ill. and Traci (Bob) McElroy of Elburn, Ill.; three brothers, Bill (Becky) Sims of Ava, Mo., Steve Sims of Buford, Ga., and Rick (Gloria) Sims of Sycamore, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Gundrum Funeral Home with Father Michael McKinney officiating.

Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the VFW Post No. 3790.

You may sign the guestbook and send online condolences at www.gundrumfuneral home.com.

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