Richard H. Simcock

Richard H. Simcock, 95 of Marion died February 23, 2013 at Royal Cape  Cod Nursing Home.

He was the husband of the late Gertrude M. (Bickford) Simcock.

Born in Newton, MA, the son of the late John and Hannah C. (Hurley)  Simcock, he lived in Westwood for 30 years while summering in Marion  for many years. He retired to Marion in 1977.

Mr. Simcock was a communicant of St. Rita’s Church in Marion.

He was forerly employed by Fenwal in Ashland, MA for many years until retirement.

Mr. Simcock served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

Survivors include 3 sons, Richard W. Simcock and his wife Susan of Naperville, IL, Stephen M. Simcock and his wife Jo-Anne of Biddeford, ME and Donald L. Simcock and his fiancée Kim Shacklock of Nashville, TN; a daughter, Patricia A. Hemphill and her husband James of  Plymouth; 11 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces  and nephews.

He was the brother of the late Alfred Simcock and Laurence Simcock and the companion of the late Rita Cassidy.

His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday at 11 AM in St. Rita’s Church. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visiting hours Tuesday from 5-8 PM in the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home For Funerals, 50 County Rd. (Rt. 6) Mattapoisett. For directions and guestbook, please visit

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