Frederick Jon Simar

F. Jon Simar, 35, of Reed City, also known to friends as “Jax Mandrake”, passed  away on May 16, 2013 at Spectrum Health – Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids.

Jon was born on April 10, 1978, in Michigan City, Ind., to F. Charles and Mary (Welch) Simar.

He had been a resident of Reed City since 1986 and was a 1996 graduate of Reed City High School. He had worked in sales at Meijer and Walmart.

He was a former member of the Reed City Area Lions Club, an active player of video games, a transformers collector and performed comedy on the Internet.

Surviving are his parents, Charles and Mary, of Reed City; and one sister, Elizabeth

(Shawn) Graves, of Moreno Valley, Calif. No services are currently planned.

Arrangements were entrusted to the McDowell Funeral Home. Please share a memory or sign the guest book for Jon at www.mcdowellfh.com.