Wednesday, July 19, 2017



Joao “John” Des Neves Simoes of Culross Township passed away suddenly on Saturday, July 8, 2017, in his 65th year.

Cherished husband of Maria Simoes (née Aguiar).

Dear father of John Simoes, of Culross Township; Rui Simoes, of Culross Township; Anabel (Loran) Campbell, of R.R. #5, Kincardine; Gerry Simoes, of Culross Township; and Jacqueline Simoes, of Arthur. Dear grandfather of Garrett Campbell, Carson Campbell, Natalia Simoes, Abigail Simoes and Ebony White.

Beloved brother of Manuel (Maria Adilada) Simoes of Toronto, Jose (Joanne) Simoes of Bradford, Luciano (Rosa) Simoes of Mississauga, Maria Lucia Sarmento of Toronto and Abel (Marina) Simoes of Cambridge. Also missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Predeceased by his parents Joao and Maria.

Visitation was held from 2- 4 and 7- 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home in Kincardine, where the funeral service took place at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 13, 2017, with Pastor Brian Martin officiating. Serving as pallbearers were John, Rui, Gerry and Jacqueline Simoes and Garret and Carson Campbell. Flower bearers were Abigail and Natalia Simoes.

Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available online at