David Simpson, 59, of Wellington

David Simpson, 59, of Wellington, passed away, Sunday, June 2, 2013 at the Sumner Regional Medical Center in Wellington.

Public Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 5th from 9:00 A.M. until 8:00 P.M. with the family receiving friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Hawks-Shelley Funeral Home. All other services will be private for the family. A memorial has been established with the Wellington Humane Society PO Box 494, Wellington, KS 67152 or may be left with the Hawks-Shelley Funeral Home. For more information or to leave an online condolence please visit www.hawksfuneralhome.com.

David Duane Simpson was born April 30, 1954 the son of Carol Ernest and Patricia Oaks in Wellington, Kansas. He graduated from Wellington High School in 1973. David was united in marriage to Brenda (Fox) on January 25, 1974 in Wellington, Kansas. He enjoyed traveling, motorcycling, hiking in Colorado, but most of all being with his loving wife, Brenda, and his dogs. He was often working in his garage and on his pickup. He also enjoyed spending time with his friends.

David is survived by his wife, Brenda of the home; his father, Carol Simpson and wife Maxine of Wellington; mother, Patricia McKinney of Arlington, Texas; 2 sisters, Karen Koshy of The Colony, TX and Gail Biggers of Bedford, Texas, mother-in-law, Alice Fox of Wellington, brother-in-law, Clifford Fox and wife Shirley of Wellington, special brother Charlie Eldridge and family of Clovis, New Mexico, schnauzer dog Earl as well as many nieces and nephews and friends,

He is preceded in death by his father-in-law, Earl Fox, special mother, June Eldridge and special sister, Peggy Drake.