- December 11, 1942 - February 11, 2017
- Fort Wayne, Indiana
of Ronald's Passing
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“Dayna & family,I'm so sorry to learn of Scott's passing and apologize for being unable to attend the visitation . I got to know Scott when I came to...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Doug Bieberich - Fort Wayne, IN
“Sorry to learn of Ronald's passing. Lowell is an ordained minister by the Bachelor Creek Church of Christ north of Wabash. LB (Lowell spent summers...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Lowell Bain - Carmel, IN - Family
“To Dayna and family, my sincerest sympathy. I will always remember what a force Scott was at Colburn Advertising. He introduced us to the world of...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Susan Perl - Albion, IN
“My sincere condolences to my Aunt Dayna, cousins Kim, Dan, Mike, and their families. Lifting you up in prayer.
4 of 5 | Posted by: Terri Gault - Chapel Hill, NC
“To Dayna and Family, On behalf of the entire NIIC Team, we express our deepest sympathies and condolences. Over the past twelve years, we have had...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Karl LaPan - Fort Wayne, IN
Ronald "Scott" D. Simpson, 74, died Sat. Feb. 11, 2017 at Dupont Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born Dec. 11, 1942 in Wabash, IN, Scott was the son of Benny and the late Doris (Durnbaugh) Simpson. He did copy writing, photography, and media production for several companies, including Fort Wayne Newspapers, Lincoln National Life, Lincoln Museum, WFFT-TV, and Colburn Advertising. In 2006 he started Simpson's Research, working most recently for the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center. He was a member of Mensa International. Personal interests included 3D puzzles, Monty Python, pocket billiards, Ansel Adams' photography.
Surviving are his wife, Dayna (Harader) Simpson of Fort Wayne; and his three children, Kim (Kent) Hosier of Decatur, Michael (Jennifer Lorinsky) Simpson of Indianapolis and Daniel (Shauna Boen) Simpson of Yuma, AZ. Also surviving are grandchildren Christian, Alan, Meagan, Cassandra, Lara and David; his father Benny Simpson of Fort Wayne; his brother Mitchell Simpson of Lincoln, IL; and a nephew and nieces Christopher, Liberty and Megan.
Funeral service is 11 a.m. Sat., Feb. 25, at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 E. Dupont Road, with calling one hour prior. Visitation at the funeral home is 1-3 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Fri., Feb. 24. Burial is in Greenlawn Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control, 3020 Hillegas Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46808, or to American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org. The online guestbook can be signed at www.domccombandsons.com.