Joseph R. Simpson Sr., 68, of Troy, born Wednesday, October 8, 1952 in St. Louis and passed away on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at Caseyville Nursing and Rehab Center, Caseyville.
Joseph attended metro Community Church, Edwardsville. He was an avid recycler. Ron was always ready to go dancing and enjoy many styles of dance. He always enjoyed the time he spent with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Leona (Smith) Simpson; and his brothers, Richard “Pete” and Robert “Bob” Simpson.
Surviving are his children, Joseph R. (Cori) Simpson, Jr. of Troy, and Christi (Steve) Hagler of Maryville; grandchildren, Justin (Janae Scheft) Moore, Cody Simpson, Samantha Simpson, Michael (Kristen) Rayphole, Craig Hagler and Nicole Hagler; brother, Mark (Sue) Simpson of Granite City, and his sister-in-law, Christina Simpson of Piedmont.
Graveside services will be held 11 am Friday, June 4, 2021 at Cyclone Cemetery, Current View.
Richeson Funeral Home, Troy was in charge of the arrangements.