Beverly Koch Simpson, 86, of Phoenix, AZ passed away on Sunday December 23, 2018 surrounded by 3 loving generations of her Family. She was preceded in death by her husband Fredric E. Simpson, M.D.
She was born to the late Wilbur and Hallie Koch of Woodburn, IN on January 29, 1932. She graduated from Concordia Lutheran High School in Fort Wayne, IN and earned her RN degree from Concordia Nursing College. Beverly also earned a BS in Science from Washington University in Saint Louis.
Beverly worked for the Arizona State Employment Department for 10 years prior to her retirement. Before that she held many positions in Muskegon, MI each one serving the people there. She was an Administrator at the Hackley School of Nursing and Director of Senior Services of Muskegon. She was a member of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church.
Beverly was married in 1957 to Fredric for 24 years and leaves behind 2 sisters; 3 children Ann E. Simpson of Mesa, AZ who is in Retail Sales; William K. Simpson of Wichita Falls, TX retired from Abbott Labs; and Robert K. Simpson, District Manager Social Security Administration; 5 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00am Friday, December 28, 2018 at Hansen Chapel, 8314 N. 7th St., Phoenix 85020.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society in Beverly’s honor at https://www.cancer.org. Visit https://www.hansenmortuary.com for condolences.Print Obituary & Condolences