Ron Simm and Lorraine "Lori" Grosbeck were united in marriage in Sun City West, Ariz. on Nov. 19, 2005. Ron is the son of Loraine Simm of Cherokee and the late James Simm of Meriden. Lorrain is the daughter of the late Bert and Esther Lundell of Cleghorn. Attending the bride wer her daughters, Brenda Phebus of Katy, Texas and Candace James of Thousand Oaks, Calif., and her granddaughter, Kelsey Phebus of Katy, Texas. Attending the groom were his son and daughter, Scott Simm and Rhonda Simm both of Cherokee. Officiating was Rev. Steven Kappler of Crown of Life Lutheran Church in Sun City West.
The 1 p.m. ceremony was held on the patio at the home of the bride's sister and her husband, Betty and John Drew. The patio was lined with flowers and decorated in a Western Theme. A barbecue followed the celebration. Loraine Simm, the groom's mother, was able to be included in the ceremony by phone in her room at Careage Hills n Cherokee.
The couple will honeymoon in Mazatlan, Mexico in February. They will make their home in Sunflower RV Resort in Surprise, Ariz/ and spend summers in their home in Paullina.