Joseph V. “Joe” Simpson

Joseph V. “Joe” Simpson



Joseph V. “Joe” Simpson, 92, Gower, Missouri died Sunday, March 3, 2013 at a healthcare facility in St. Joseph, Missouri.

He was born October 6, 1920 to William and Lydia Simpson in Parkville, Missouri.

Joe married Betty Waterman on September 14, 1947. She survives of the home.

He was a member of First Christian Church of Plattsburg, Missouri and Farm Bureau.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers; three sisters; and one grandchild.

Survivors: wife, Gower, Missouri; sons, Wayne Simpson (Judy), Mt. Washington, Kentucky, and Vernon Simpson, St. Joseph, Missouri; four grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services:  1:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.  Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Hands of Hope Hospice. Online guest book and obituary at


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Messages of Condolence

  1. CINDY RUSSELL says:

    you may not remember me but i took care of bill and marie, so sorry betty for your loss. cindy

  2. George W Pace Sr says:

    To all of the Simpson family you have my wife and step-son’s and my condolence in the lose of a very good father, husband, and maybe also a granddaddy.
    May he rest in peace with the GOOD LORD WHO HAVE CREATED US IN HIS OWN IMAGE.
    George Wm. Pace Sr and family

  3. Larry & Linda Poage says:

    Vernon and Wayne very sadden to hear about the loss of your father, Joe. Linda would have liked to have attended visitation but she is recovering from knee replacement. We live in Kearney. Would enjoy hearing from you. Once again our condolences at this time.

    sincerely, Larry G. Poage

  4. Phil and Lynne Brinton Baker says:

    So sorry for your loss. Warmest thoughts and prayers to the Simpson family.

  5. Nancy Brunin says:

    Aunt Betty and Family

    So sorry for your loss. our thoughts and prayers are with you,in this time of need.

    Nancy and Family

  6. Judy Simpson says:

    We are going to miss you so much Dad..You were a wonderful husband, dad and a terrific father in law..R.I.P.

  7. Cindy "Wilson" Tripp says:

    Betty, Vernon, Wayne and families,

    So sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Vernon, your classmates would like to hear from you.

    Cindy “Wilson” Tripp

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