Beatrice I. [Quinn] Simek

Mrs. Simek

Beatrice I. (Quinn) Simek, age 97, of Johnstown, passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at the Fulton Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare, Gloversville.

She was born in Gloversville on May 18, 1922, the daughter of the late Louis William Quinn and Margaret May Elliot Quinn.

Beatrice was a graduate of Gloversville High School and also graduated from Nathan Littauer Hospital Nursing School. She was a career Registered Nurse and was first employed at Nathan Littauer Hospital and later at the former Johnstown Hospital. She then worked at St. Mary’s Hospital until her retirement.

She is survived by her three children, Francis G. Simek Jr. (Kathleen), Stephanie Simek and Thomas Simek (Marilyn); four grandchildren, Reginald (Naomi), Jeanette, Scott (Stacy) and Danika; four great-grandchildren, Kristen, Kayden, Shayla and Shelby.

Beatrice was predeceased by her husband, Francis G. Simek, whom she married in 1946, and who passed in 1998.

There will be no calling hours. Private services will be conducted at a later date.

Contributions in her memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Barter & Donnan Funeral Home, 1 N. Melcher Street, Johnstown.

Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.barterdonnan.com.