Dec. 11, 1968-Feb. 1, 2018
Robert was born in Dillon, Montana on Dec. 11, 1968 to Norman Kenneth Simonsen and Ann Passmore Simonsen. He grew up in the Ruby Valley until his senior year, at which point he graduated from Mount Hood High School, Mount Hood, Oregon. He went on to the Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls, Oregon where he achieved two Bachelor of Science degrees in Electronics and Computer Systems. His favorite pastime during college was skiing and he enjoyed hitting the slopes every weekend.
He returned to Montana and worked various jobs. He married Kim Gage and eventually moved to Enid, Oklahoma. He and Kim have resided in Enid for the past 16 years.
Robert is survived by his wife, Kim Gage Simonsen (Enid, Oklahoma); mother, Ann Passmore Simonsen (Lima, Montana); father, Norman Kenneth Simonsen (Challis, Idaho); sister, Julie Simonsen (Wind River, Wyoming); and nephew, Chase Simonsen and family (Shelby, Montana).