TAHLEQUAH -- Simon Pascale passed from this life Monday, June 27, 2005, in Tahlequah, at 56 years of age. He was born Aug. 14, 1948, in Vian, to Mike and Effie (Barnoski) Pascale. Simon grew up in Vian, attending Vian Elementary School. He later graduated from Sequoyah High School (Class of 1968). He was a self-employed general laborer for many years, and most recently a laborer for Tri-B Nursery.
Simon was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Bruce Wayne Pascale (Seq. Soph in 1969) and Wayne Martin.
He is survived by a son, Ashley Pascale of Muskogee; a granddaughter, Baylee; three sisters, Shirley Whitmire of Roland, Denise Thompson of Tahlequah, and Donna Hooper of Tahlequah; two brothers, Robert Taylor and Clayton Pascale; and several nieces, nephews, extended relatives and friends.
Services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, July 2, 2005, at Reed-Culver Chapel. Burial will follow at Barnoski Cemetery in Vian.
Pallbearers include Herman Jimerson, Eddie Ridge, Charles Ridge, Josh Pascale, Sam McLemore and Carl Ross. Honorary Pallbearers include Jennifer Coons, Lucretia Erwin, Levi Whitmire, Rita Barber, Chris Pascale, Brian Pascale and Michelle McGrew. Services directed by Reed-Culver Funeral Home.