Londo E. Simpson, 81, of Montrose, passed away on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 6:55 PM at the Ft. Madison Community Hospital.
He was born in Des Moines to Everett and Rebecca Simpson. Londo married Carol Ann Atkinson and they later divorced. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Montrose. He worked in maintenance for local factories. Londo raised ponies and horses and built carriages and wagons that his animals would pull in parades.
Survivors include a daughter, Susan Simpson of Mt. Union, IA; a son, Scott Simpson of Stronghurst, IL; a grandson, T.J. Simpson of Houghton and a half sister, Vicki. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sons, Steve Simpson and James “Daniel” Simpson.
The funeral mass will be held on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 11 AM at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Montrose with Rev. Mark P. Spring officiating. The family will meet with friends from 10:30 AM until the time of the service at 11 AM. Per his wishes, cremation has been entrusted to King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory.
A memorial has been established for Great River Hospice House and online condolences may be left at www.kinglynk.com