Marietta L. (Pete) Simon Vance, 78, Ramsey, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
A native of Depauw, born June 20, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Edward W. and Fanny C. Pinaire Simon.
She retired as a cook at North Harrison High School and was a member of New Salisbury United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Robert Vance.
Survivors include two daughters, Roberta Bierly of Elizabeth and Jane Whittaker of Corydon; a brother, Walter Simon of Punta Gorda, Fla.; three sisters, Lloyd Pate of Arlington, Va., Jean Vance of New Salisbury and Dorothy King of Georgetown; and six grandchildren.
Funeral: Friday, Sept. 13, at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey with burial in Woods Chapel Cemetery.
Officiant: The Rev. D. Scott Johnson.
Organist: Mary Lynn Atherton.
Pallbearers: John Bierly, Mark and Joe Squier, Melvin Vance, Melvin Miles and Merrill Simon.