Marty Simpson, 57, of Greenfield, passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Hancock County Regional Hospital following an extended illness. He was born Jan. 4, 1957, in New Castle, a son of James Ralph and Lena (Denney) Simpson.
Marty attended New Castle Schools and was employed at Von Duprin in Indianapolis for the past 24 years. He was an avid sports fan, especially of the Indianapolis Colts.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his daughter, Skye Simpson (Andrea Lee) of New Castle; a grandson, Mason Lee of New Castle; his mother, Lena Simpson of New Castle; three sisters, Betty (Cecil) Burnett of Russell Springs, Ky., Rita Custer of Greenfield, Louise Simpson of New Castle; a brother, Mike Simpson of Muncie; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Ralph Simpson.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, July 5, 2014, at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service in New Castle with Pastor Matt Wickham officiating. Burial will follow in South Mound Cemetery, West Lawn Addition. Friends may call from 11:30 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to Lung Cancer Research, American Lung Association, 9445 Delegates Row, Indianapolis, IN 46240.
You may express and condolence or share a memory of Marty at www.hinsey-brown.com.