Redlin Funeral Home

Scott S. Simonds , Age 72

July 13, 1948 --January 26, 2021

Scott S. Simonds, age 72, of Baraboo passed away Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at home surrounded by his family. Scott, son of Stewart and Lanette (Meyer) Simonds was born July 13, 1948. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School and furthered his studies by attending the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh; while there, Scott was drafted into the US Army and served from March 13, 1968 until Dec. 14, 1970. On Dec. 9, 1972 he was united in marriage to Patsy Kasten in Baraboo. During his working career, Scott was employed by Darrows Liquor Store, Dorfs Menswear, and at the Luther and Johnson Family Farms. Scott also worked from 1976 until 2013 for the Sauk County Sheriffs Dept. in various capacities. He enjoyed watching the Packers, Brewers and Badgers. In his free time he loved hunting, fishing trips with his family, attending and helping with youth hockey outings; as well as going to movies with his grandkids.

Survivors include his loving wife, Patsy; children, Peter Simonds of Denver, Sarah Simonds of Seattle; grandchildren, Chase Simonds of Baraboo, Bayli Simonds of Denver, Bryce Pohl of Denver and Caleb Pohl of Denver; sister, Pam Andersen of Baraboo; sisters-in-law, Maureen (David) Van Enkevort of Poynette, Chris (Paul) Barbian of Deerfield; step sister-in-law, Terri (Mike) Neuman; step mother-in-law, Mary Kasten; special friends, Ron Carr and Karen Lawlor, as well as nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; in-laws, Don Kasten and Alice Bolstad as well as cousins, uncles and other family members.

A memorial service will be held at a later date, when it is safe to gather and share memories. In lieu of flowers at the time, memorials in Scotts name may be made to the family. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Homeward Bound and SSM Home Health United Hospice team for the wonderful care given to Scott and his family during the last few months. The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family.


David and Carolyn Dallmann January 28, 2021

friend of Mary Kasten Baraboo , Wisconsin

We were so sad to hear about Scott. Please know we will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. Our deepest sympathy as you go through this difficult time. Dave and Carolyn Dallmann

Ellen January 28, 2021

Classmate of 1966 Baraboo high school Reedsburg , Wisconsin

So so sorry for your loss Simonds Family.

Robert Johnson January 28, 2021

Friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

Scotty was a good man should compassion to others,not just law enforcement. Sorry for your loss ! Sincerely Robert Johnson and Penny Snyder

Dave & Robin Goeb January 29, 2021

Friend Baraboo , Wisconsin

So sorry to hear of Scott's passing. Keeping the entire family in our thoughts and prayers.

Jody & Randy Stammen February 05, 2021

Co workers Cable , Wisconsin

We are so sad to learn of Scott's passing, he was a friend and co-worker. It brought us comfort to hear his voice on the radio. He spoke calmly, clearly and knew his job, not to mention the fun and friendliness he seemed to project. We both have fond memories of him.

Jane Madland Nowicki February 07, 2021

Classmate of Patsy DeForest , Wisconsin

Patsy and family, So sorry to hear about the loss of Scott. My prayers and condolences to you and your loved ones. May you forever cherish your wonderful memories and times together. Gods Blessings, Jane