On July 4th, 2021, Desiree Leanne Simmons was received by God.
Born October 27th, 1991, Desiree is survived by her husband Patrick Bilon, mother and stepfather, Dana and Robert Bates, father and stepmother, Kevin and Cheryl Simmons, Godparents, Tom and Brenda Baxter, three brothers, Brad Simmons, David Simmons and Jacob Bates, nephew Sylas Simmons as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Desiree was a bright light, full of energy, that always lit up a room. She was smart, witty and had a great sense of humor, while unwavering in her beliefs. Desiree had a passion for law, and great shoes! She received her BA in paralegal studies at Rose State College and had recently kicked off her process server business.
Desiree's vibrant personality and vigor for life made her a wonderful daughter, sister, and friend to many. It is with a heavy heart we say goodbye.