Rick Allen Simpson, 56, of Ord passed away unexpectedly on Monday, December 4, 2017, at his home in Ord.
Mr. Simpson was cremated. A Celebration of Life will be held from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at the Ord Fire Hall. Memorials are suggested to the Ord Volunteer Fire and Rescue
Department. Ord Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Rick Allen was born February 16, 1961, at Kearney, Nebraska to Raymond L. “Hunk” and Carol (Hall) Simpson. He was raised in Ord and graduated from Ord High School in 1979.
Rick continued his education in Broadcasting at Central Community College in Hastings. Rick returned to Ord and worked at Sack Lumber Yard until his passing.
Rick enjoyed hunting, fishing and golfing. He was an avid sports fan and especially enjoyed football.
Survivors include a sister and brother-in-law, Julie and Dennis Knapp of Loveland, Colorado; nieces and nephew, Jaime Holmen, of Loveland, CO, Kelsey Knapp, of Thornton, CO, and Justin Knapp and his wife, Tasha of Fort Collins, CO; great nieces and nephew, Mallory Holmen, Holley Holmen, and Nathan Jones; and many, many good friends and relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and infant twin brothers.