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Isma E. Simler

Isma E. Simler Isma E. Simler

Mrs. Isma Elizabeth Simler, age 90, of Salem, Ind., passed away Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, at her home.

Mrs. Simler was born Nov. 13, 1930, in Corydon, Ind., the daughter of Kenneth and Lavine Schuppert Hurst.

She was a member of Christian Heritage Chapel and was retired from Dr. Rodney Hard’s office.

Isma married Edgar Dale Simler on June 5, 1948, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 6, 2021.

She was also preceded in death by her son, Kevin Simler; two sisters, Jean Elbert and Rosemary Melton; and her parents.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda Jacobs (Ray) of Salem; two brothers, Bob Hurst (Sara) of Lynn Haven, Fla., and Joe Hurst (Donna) of The Village, Fla.; two grandchildren, Melissa Tucker (Brad) and Brian Weston (Katie); six great-grandchildren, Rebecca Braid (Ethan), Omar, Alexus and Gwyn Tucker, Trey Weston and Matthew Jacobs (Ashley); and one great-great-granddaughter, Cabella Braid.

Graveside services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Crown Hill Cemetery in Salem.

Visitation will be Friday from 9 a.m. until time of service at Weathers Funeral Home in Salem.