|Brian J. Simpson, 50 of Galesburg died Wednesday December 19, 2012 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Galesburg.
He was born on February 21, 1962 in Galesburg Illinois the son of Willard and Rebecca Bruner Simpson. He attended and graduated from Knoxville High School, the class of 1980.
Surviving are his children: Elizabeth "Betsy" Simpson of Henderson Illinois and Travis Simpson of Galesburg Illinois. His mother, Rebecca Simpson of Galesburg Illinois; two sisters: Brenda Koster of Sarasota, Florida and Jean Simpson of Palatine, Illinois. Two nephews: Ben (Tish) Simpson Knoxville, Illinois and Dennis (Angie) Simpson of Wataga, Illinois. Several Cousins. He was preceded by his father and one brother Don.
Visitation will be held from 12:30-2:30 PM on Sunday, December 23, 2012 at Grace Lutheran Church in Knoxville, Illinois. Rev. Michel D. Clark Officiating. Interment will be in the Knoxville Cemetery Knoxville Illinois. Memorial may be made to American Lung Association or to Grace Lutheran Church of Knoxville Illinois. Online condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com