Kenneth Lawrence Simpson

Kenneth Lawrence Simpson

Kenneth Lawrence Simpson passed away at Shuswap Lake General Hospital, Salmon Arm, BC on Friday, January 9, 2015 at the age of 65 years.

Ken was born on July 12, 1949 in Vanderhoof, BC. He spent many years in Fort St. James and was very involved in the community, working as a drug and alcohol counsellor, bus driver, ambulance attendant and auxiliary police officer. He had also lived in Creston and had resided in Salmon Arm since 1995.

Ken will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 33 years, Faith; daughter, Tammy; son, Konrad (Leanne); five grandsons, Ethen, Kolby, Oliver, Grayson and Jesse. He is also survived by numerous family and friends.

A celebration of Ken’s life was held at the chapel of Bowers Funeral Home on Saturday, January 17th at 2:00 pm, with Jack Bowers as celebrant.

If so desired, contributions in memory of Ken may be made to the BC Heart and Stroke Foundation or the BC Lung Association.

Online condolences can be sent through Ken’s obituary at

Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.

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