Yvonne Simmons
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Yvonne Simmons 1946-2022
A strong woman for peace

Yvonne at the March 20, 2004 "The World Still Says No to War" Rally
(click image to enlarge)


Memorial info

A virtual memorial will take place on Zoom (connect through zoom or by telephone) on
Sunday, September 25, 2022 from 12:00 noon (Pacific Daylight Time)
until at least 1:30 PM.

Connection information
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81346533476?pwd=RzczY3ByOTJWZzR4MUo4alBvNHg4dz09
Meeting ID: 813 4653 3476 Passcode: 303413
+1 253 215 8782 US
One tap mobile +12532158782,,81346533476#,,,,*303413# US

Technical support will be provided by Open Signal/Portland Community Media, which will allow for music, video, photos and, for those who choose, pre-recorded comments to be included in the event.

If you want to secure a speaking slot, please contact Dan Handelman at Peace and Justice Works, pjw@pjw.info or 503-236-3065, by Friday, September 23 at 1 PM.
There will also be the opportunity to speak spontaneously at the event.

If you have video, audio or photos to share, please upload them to WeTransfer.com no later than Sunday, September 18 at 11:59 PM
(this is to ensure Open Signal has the material in a timely way-- sorry for the short notice!).

The memorial will eventually be edited together to play back on cable TV and likely on YouTube. If you do not want your segment to be used for wide broadcast please let us know when you sign up or when you begin speaking.

Yvonne's amazing life ended on July 2 but her lifetime of working for
peace, justice, women's rights, and helping children and animals endures.

Read a long biography at Omega Funeral Services website.

Watch this page for the Zoom link for Sunday's event.


Yvonne's name is honored at the
Portland State University Walk of the Heroines

page posted September 15, 2022, last updated September 25, 2022

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On This Page
Yvonne at a rally
Virtual memorial Sun 9/25/22
PSU Walk of the Heroines

Other resources
Full obituary (Omega Funeral)
Oregonian obit
Portland Tribune obit