Simmie Baum died in Walnut Creek, Calif., on July 8, 2021, at 93 years of age.

Born in Poland, immigrated to Kitchener, Ontario, at the age of ten. Raised a family and lived in Columbus with her beloved husband Eric of 53 years before moving to California in 1988.

Loving and devoted mother of Randy (Betsy), Amy (Steve) and David (Andrea); and adoring grandmother of Alexandra (Sean), Katie, Scott, Jenna, Jeffrey, Alyssa and Joshua.

A private family service was held July 13 at the Oakmont Memorial Park in Lafayette, Calif.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Temple Beth Abraham (Oakland, Calif.) or the Hebrew Free Loan Association of San Francisco.