Obituary

Jay Dean Simpson
March 27, 1942 - July 5, 2017

Jay Dean Simpson

Jay Dean Simpson
Mar 27, 1942 - Jul 5, 2017

Jay Dean Simpson
Iframe toggler
Send Sympathy Gifts
Free Newsletter
Plan Your Future
Free Grief Support

Jay D. Simpson, 75, of Carmel, IN passed away on July 5, 2017. Jay is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Judy (McMahan) Simpson. He was born on March 27, 1942 in New Castle, IN to Myron and Dorothy (Uhte) Simpson. He attended Richmond High School in Richmond, IN and graduated from Donelson High School in Tennessee. He then attended Purdue University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1964.

Jay spent the majority of his career with Cummins Engine Company and its distributors. He was a member and former President of the Hoosier MGB Club. He was a member of Phi Kappa Tau fraternity Purdue chapter. Jay had great memories of his time at Purdue with his band of brothers, who remain his brothers.

After joining and being confirmed as an adult at Cornerstone Lutheran Church, Jay became an active member of the congregation and enjoyed a closer relationship with the Lord.

Along with his wife Judy, Jay is also survived by his son Scott (Cindy) Simpson of Peoria, AZ, daughter-in-law Stephanie Hastings of Fishers, IN, step-son Scott (Dawn) Nolting of Bloomington, IN, step-daughter Lori (Ken) Imel of Jacksonville, FL, former wife Barbara (Jerry) Behrman of Knoxville, TN, granddaughter Mia June Simpson of Fishers, IN, cousin Dave Brown of Hagerstown, IN, 7 step-grandchildren and 3 step-great grandchildren. Jay was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son, son Pete Simpson and cousin Diana Brown Taylor.

Jay was a proud Boilermaker who enjoyed cheering and supporting Purdue athletics. Jay was an avid racing fan. He attended his first Indianapolis 500 in 1953, and went on to attend 64 consecutive runnings of the 500. He enjoyed playing golf, especially outings with his Richmond friends. Most importantly, Jay loved spending time with his family and friends.

Funeral service will be at 11a.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Cornerstone Lutheran Church, 13450 E 116th St, Fishers, IN. Calling will begin at 9a.m. until start of service. Private inurnment will take place at Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus, IN.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Mutual Bank of Muncie, IN in the name of Mia June Simpson. Arrangements: Leppert Mortuary-Nora Chapel.

There are no tributes yet.

We encourage you to show your support by adding a tribute above:

  • Share your favorite memory of Jay
  • Offer your condolences to the family
  • Light a virtual candle

Videos

There are no videos to display

Photos

Add a photo

Memorial Gathering

Jul
11
Tuesday
Cornerstone Lutheran Church
13480 E. 116th Street
Fishers, Indiana 46037
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Memorial Service

Jul
11
Tuesday
Cornerstone Lutheran Church
13480 E. 116th Street
Fishers, Indiana 46037
11:00 AM

Delivery to Service Unavailable

Have a floral question? Call +1 888 455 4590

Healing Registry Unavailable at the Moment!

Loading...

Product Name

Description

$0

-
+

Your Shopping Cart is Empty

Jane Doe ×

What's your email address?

What Would You Like Written on the Card?

Choose a Delivery Date

* Note: Delivery is only available on highlighted dates for flowers ONLY. Sunday delivery will not be available on all flower purchases.

Where Would You Like To Deliver To

 
 

No obituaries found

Product Details

Loading...

Product Name

Description

$0

Iframe toggler
Send Sympathy Gifts
Free Newsletter
Plan Your Future
Free Grief Support
Jay Dean Simpson

Sign in to add your memory

We will never post without permission

Jay Dean Simpson

Share Photo/Memorial Tributes

Jay Dean Simpson

Add to Your Calendar

Jay Dean Simpson

Obit Checkin

Jay Dean Simpson

Obituary Notifications

Grief Support

Jay Dean Simpson

Get Updates - tribute notifications

Thank you for sharing your memory of Jay

Help show your support by providing a gift of flowers and spreading the word.

Gift of Flowers

Offer comfort and support to the family with beautiful flowers and spreads

Send Flowers Browse Flowers

Spread the Word

Help friends and acquaintances of Jay leave memories by sharing to Facebook

Share to Facebook Share on Facebook