Alan Richard Simpson

2 March, 19531 April, 2021

SIMPSON, Alan Richard Born March 2, 1953. With courage, and yet again doing things his own way, Al passed away after a lengthy illness on Thursday, April 1, 2021. Beloved third son of Thelma and the late John F. "Jack" (1995) Simpson. Dear brother to the late David (2013) & wife Diana; Jeffrey & wife Paola; Jacqueline & husband Sean Moriarty; Elaine & husband David Lidiard. Also remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Alan lived in Vancouver for 35 years before returning to Windsor. Al was a businessman, a pilot, obtained a BA, and was a model railroad enthusiast. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Alan’s Life is being planned for a future date. Special thanks to Jackie and all those who were involved in his care. Please join us in remembering Alan by visiting our memorial at


  • Cremation is taking place and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date.


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Dave Hicks

12 April 2021

Very sad to hear of Alan’s passing. Please know that you are in our thoughts. Deepest sympathy.
Dave and Karla

Julie & William Wilson

11 April 2021

Thelma, Jeff, Jackie & Elaine. Our deepest sympathy for your loss.

We were very sorry to hear of Allan's passing.

This is certainly a very difficult time for you especially now. Thinking of you and the family. Hugs

Bill Wilson & Julie

Betty & Mike Sinden,Gagnon

10 April 2021

Dear Thelma and Family,
Our sincere condolences to you on the passing of Alan. Much too young. We will keep you in our thoughts Thelma. Stay well in these difficult times.
In Friendship, Betty and Mike

Dan Moriarty

9 April 2021

Alan you will be missed, gone too soon. I will miss your smile & all the laughs we shared. My condolences to family & friends

Katie Moriarty

9 April 2021

Alan you will be greatly missed. I believe you would smile that you passed away on April Fools Day...I can hear you laughing and tell a story about that!!
All your stories and enthusiastic zest for the storytelling will be missed when we gather.
We will raise a glass in your honor and you will be truly missed.
Lots of Love, Katie Moriarty

John Porter

4 April 2021

I remember trips to Cincinnati with you, Claude, Eddie, Danny and Melvin. Those were good times and great memories! Will miss you! Rest In Peace.

Jeff M Simpson

4 April 2021

Jeff M Simpson

4 April 2021

Edna Matthews

4 April 2021

I had the pleasure of working with alan at Burlington taxi years ago. We stayed in contact after that always joked and had some good laughes. Gone too soon rip.

elaine simpson

3 April 2021

Love you, Alan.
Elaine, David, Jack, Charlie & Sam

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