Wednesday, May 12, 2021


Mary E. Provost Simone


Mary E. Provost Simone, 78, of North Haven passed away on Feb. 10 at her home with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of 53 years to Joseph P. Simone. Mary was born in Milford on April 23, 1942, and was the daughter of the late Russell T. and Margaret Pouliotte Provost.

She had worked for the Wallingford School System for many years until her retirement. Mary enjoyed gardening and making quilts, which she donated to local hospitals for premature babies. She was a volunteer at Master’s Manna of Wallingford and was an active member of the Yalesville Methodist Church, where she volunteered her time and taught Sunday School, she also received a certificate in Interior Design from Albertus Magnus College.

She was the mother of Bruce Caterson (Melissa), Joseph Simone, Jr., Andrea Simone Seiser (John), and the late Lance Caterson and Linda Burrows; grandmother of Ryan Tully and Katie and Kristen Seiser; great-grandmother of Jace Tully; and sister of Bill Provost (Marge) and Wayne Provost (Lauren).

Her funeral service was conducted Feb. 15 at The Havens Family, North Haven Home. Interment was private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Master’s Manna, 428 S. Cherry Street, Wallingford, CT 06492. For her online obituary, please visit

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