Larrianne Simmons Glashoff peacefully passed away in Medford, Ore., on May 6, 2013 with her son and mother by her side.
Larrianne was born at the Little Fairfield Clinic on Sept. 6, 1958 to James Larry and Nanciann Gregg Simmons.
Larrianne attended Fairview, Waterman and K.I. Jones Elementary Schools and Green Valley Middle School graduating in 1977 from Armijo High School. She a member of the “Armijo Super Band” carrying one of the letters of ARMIJO that lead the band. She worked many years as a waitress, beginning at Dave’s Giant Burger. She became the restaurant manager at Main 627 in Suisun City and a manager for Fairfield City Sports Bar & Grill.
In the 1990s, she went back to school and majored in office management and obtained a degree in construction law from UC Davis. She became a contractor’s assistant for Mertz Masonry in Dixon and managed the Glashoff Art Gallery at Manka’s Corner for several years. She was a contractor’s assistant for a computer firm in Fairfield until her failing health forced her into early retirement. The majority of her life she lived in Fairfield with the last two years spent in Ashland, Ore.
Larrianne is survived by her son, Chadbourne A. Glashoff of Suisun Valley; her mother, Nanciann Gregg of Fairfield; and her father, James L. Simmons of Mabank, Texas; brothers, Edwin Taylor of Fairfield, James Simmons Jr. and Richard Simmons both of Los Angeles; aunts, Betsy Armstrong of Gun Barrel, Texas and Charlene Caudle of Vacaville; the father of her son, Phillip Glashoff of Suisun Valley; and her baptismal family, Allan Vinum, Lyn Vinum Baldridge of Dunnigan and Scott Vinum of Vacaville.
Larrianne is predeceased by her brother, Gregg William Simmons; maternal grandparents, Charles Gregg and Leota Ruffing; and her paternal grandparents, William and Maxine Boone; uncle, William Boone Jr.; godmother, Sandra Upton Vinum; and two of her best friends, Nancy Carr and Stormy Marinovich Coleman.
There will be a celebration of Larrianne’s life from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at the Cordelia Fire Hall in Fairfield.
In lieu of flowers the family has set up a scholarship fund in memory of Larrianne Simmons Glashoff. If you wish to contribute, mail your tax-deductible check to: Armijo Alumni Association, Inc., P O Box 460, Fairfield, CA 94533.