Juanita Jean (Anderson) Simon, died peacefully on Wednesday, January 5, 2011, at the Canton Christian Home. She was born July 30, 1923, in New Philadelphia, Ohio, to the late Varner E. and Odeyne Anderson. Juanita was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great- grandmother, aunt and friend to many. She was the epitome of love, giving, caring and understanding during her entire life. She graduated from Lehman High School (1941) and was employed by the United States Navy as an inspector supporting the war effort. She was a member of the First Church of Christ, Scientist (Mother Church) and the Canton Lehman Alumni Association. Survivors include her loving husband of 67 years William "Bill" D. Simon; her two sons, Timothy W. Simon and his wife Laura (Canton, OH) and Patrick V. Simon and his wife Lillian (Woodbridge, VA); seven grandchildren: Jeffrey, Eric, Christopher, Melissa, Denny, Lindsay and Ryan; 11 great-grandchildren, along with numerous nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her oldest son Jeffrey V. Simon in 2007. The family wishes to thank the caring staff at the Canton Christian Home and the volunteer students from Malone University for their loving and compassionate care of our mother. Private family services will be held. The Reed Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Memorial contributions can be made in Juanita's honor to Canton Lehman High School Alumni Association (P.O. Box 8175, Canton, OH 44711) or to Canton Christian Home (2550 Cleveland Ave. N.W., Canton, OH 44709). Those wishing to send their condolences or share a fond memory may sign the Reed Online Guestbook at www.reedfuneralhome.com.