SIMPSON; Lorne Richard

May 13, 1939 – March 9, 2016

The family of Lorne R. Simpson is saddened to announce his sudden passing on Wednesday March 9, 2016. Lorne was a longtime resident of the Fraser Valley. He was born in Chilliwack to William (Bill) and Kathleen (Kitty) Simpson and raised in the Atchelitz area, growing up on Simpson and later Unsworth Rds. Lorne worked for W & W Construction until his retirement. Predeceased by his parents and younger sister Linda, Lorne is survived by his wife Kay Simpson, son Tom Simpson (Christina), grandsons Shaun and Aaron, daughter Barbara Taylor, grandson Rhys, and granddaughter Isabel. Also left to grieve are his brother Robert Simpson (Edith) and sister Karen Niven (Alan), as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Lorne’s life will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 2 – 4 pm at the Atchelitz Hall, 6542 Lickman Rd, Chilliwack.

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