Ellen Rose (Perkins) Simpson

September 26, 1922January 15, 2021

Passed away peacefully at Iler Lodge on Friday, January 15, 2021, at the age of 98.

Beloved wife of the late Russell Simpson (November 1995). Loving mother of Barbara Scratch (Richard) and Pamela Blondin (Greg). Cherished Nana of Daniel (Beth), Douglas (Caren), Jan (Theresa), Jesse (Julie), and great grandkids Gloria and Graham, and fur granddogs Dixie, Maggie and Oliver. Ellen is survived by her sister Kathleen Mahony and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sisters Violet Black, Dorothy Perkins, Marg Ambrose and Beatrice Peters.

We would like to extend a thank you to the caregivers and staff at Iler Lodge for their care and compassion. A private family service has taken place. A celebration of Ellen’s life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ellen may be made to the Windsor/Essex County Humane Society.


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Ellen Rose (Perkins) Simpson

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David Nanni

January 27, 2021

Barb and Pam and Family,
I am very sorry for your loss. May your warm memories comfort you in your time of sorrow.

Mark Jubenville

January 25, 2021

hay pam ,very sorry to hear of your loss, its is sad that there cannot be a proper funeral that our parents deserve, so many memories that should have been shared. your in our prayers. mark jubenville and family