Age 27, passed away November 2, 2013. He was born March 7, 1986, in Garden City, MI. Marc graduated from Western Michigan University with a Bachelor degree in Communication. 5 weeks ago, he began working for Nolan Transportation Group as a National Account Manager and was proud of his accomplishments, receiving praise from his superiors at several points during that time. Marc was passionate about everything – friends, family, relationships, and especially MSU basketball and football, LA Lakers and Detroit Lions! He was very caring and loved his family.
Surviving are: his mother, Betty Simon; brother, Stephen Simon; sister, Nora Simon; girlfriend, Hannah Berlin and her parents, Thom and Toni Berlin; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and hundreds of friends throughout the world. He was preceded in death by: his father, David Simon; grandparents, Bernard Smookler, Judith Smookler, and Joseph and Paula Simon; aunts, Ruth Smookler and Jean Freitag.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 4, 2013, at Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 1924 Coolidge Rd., East Lansing, with Rabbi Amy Bigman and Canter Pamela Schiffer officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Marc Simon Scholarship Fund, c/o Western Michigan University, Office of Development, Walwood Hall, 1903 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008. Online condolences may be left at www.EstesLeadley.com.