Dennis W. Simpson

COLUMBIANA– Dennis W. Simpson, 60, a lifelong resident of Columbiana County, passed away March 18 at his home following a lengthy illness.

Dennis was born Sept. 24, 1959 in Salem, son of David and Margaret Toland Simpson.

He was a 1978 graduate of Leetonia High School. He was employed as a Laborer for Columbiana Foundry prior to him falling ill.

Dennis is survived by his wife of 16 years, Becky Lindsay Simpson; a daughter, Melissa (Kevin) Bowdish of Palm Beach, Fla.; two brothers, Jerry Lee (Cindy) Simpson and David Michael Simpson, both of Leetonia; mother, Margaret Simpson; as well as a grandson.

He was preceded in death by his father, David H. Simpson.

Following Dennis’ wishes, there will be no public services observed at this time.

Linsley-Royal Funeral Home in East Palestine is in charge of arrangements.