Josephine “Joie” Simon passed away on Dec. 7, 2020 at age 94. Private family services were held and officiated by Rabbi A. Brian Stoller.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ray R. Simon.
She is survived by her longtime companion Mort Zuber; and her sons, Jay Simon and Michael Simon of Omaha.
She played an active role in the Omaha Jewish community as past President of the Temple Israel Sisterhood, a board member of the Nebraska Chapter of The National Council of Jewish Women, and as a co-founder of the Nebraska Jewish Historical Society. She also was an active member of Joslyn Art Museum.
Memorials may be made to the Rose Blumkin Jewish Home.