John Kelly Simmons, Jr., age 31 of Plum, passed away on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Beloved son of John Kelly Simmons, Sr. and Arlene L. Simmons. Beloved brother of Kyle A. Simmons. Grandson of Jeri Simmons and the late Jim Simmons and Robert and Jean Peterman. Also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. John was a proud Plum Mustang and All American Duquesne Dukes Football Alumnus. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at MAURICE L. KNEE, LTD. FUNERAL HOME, 7663 Saltsburg Rd. (across from S & T Bank) Plum, PA 15239. Everyone is invited to attend a funeral eulogy offered by John's brother Kyle on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. After the eulogy, committal prayers will be offered at Plum Creek Cemetery followed by interment. If desired and in lieu of flowers the Simmons family suggest memorial contributions to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or to Duquesne University football program.