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Painesville Location

1000 Mentor Avenue Painesville, Ohio 44077

Willoughby Location

38001 Euclid Avenue Willoughby, Ohio 44094

Mentor Location

6330 Center Street Mentor, Ohio 44060


Alan R. Simpson Sr.

06/05/1958 — 06/18/2019

Alan R. Simpson Sr., age 61 of Mentor, passed away June 18, 2019 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 5, 1958 in Cleveland to the late William Jr. and Margaret “Peggy” Simpson.

Al worked at Mentor Schools as an electrician for the past 24 years. He started his career at General Electric (Nela Park). He was an avid car show enthusiast who loved traveling to shows with his wife.

He is the loving husband for 37 years to Kathy Simpson (nee Beseda); loving father of Alan R. Simpson Jr. and Rebecca (Jason) Berube; dearest “Papa” of Rozzy and Jason Berube; brother of Byron (Mary) Simpson and the late William Simpson III and Karen J. Simpson; brother in law of Carol Simpson and Rich Dettling; favorite uncle of many.

The family will receive friends from 2-5 PM on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at McMahon Coyne Vitantonio Funeral Home, 6330 Center Street, Mentor. Memorial Service will be held at 5 PM Saturday at the funeral home.

Donations can be made to Lake Metroparks adapted programs 11211 Spear Rd., Concord Twp. OH 44077 .

As a tribute to Al’s life, please arrive at the funeral home in your classic cars. He will be truly missed by all who knew him.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Jeff Monreal Funeral Services.

Black and white photo of Alan R. Simpson smiling


June 22, 2019


2-5 PM


McMahon Coyne Vitantonio Funeral Home

6330 Center Street, Mentor