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Date of Passing: Feb 24, 2021

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James Andrew "Drew" Simpson, of Waterloo, left us too soon from a battle with cancer, at 76 years of age, on Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at home holding hands with his wife, Nancy and two daughters, Candace and Marnie.
Drew was born in Prince Edward Island, grew up in Winnipeg and raised his family in Waterloo. He will be affectionately missed by his wife, Nancy, daughters and sons-in-law, Candace and David Barnes, Marnie and Andrew Rolt and his wonderful grandchildren, Braeden, Sadie, Violet, Desmond and Gray. He will be dearly missed by his brother Terry, Sandra, Robin, Lisa, Randy, Ashley, Shauna and their families in Winnipeg. He was predeceased by his mother Marion Frances Rogers, his fathers, Earl Simpson and James Ringer, and his nephew Craig Simpson. He will be missed by his friends and colleagues from his 34 years at Manulife Financial.
The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Grand River Hospital and the in-home Palliative Care Team through the L.H.I.N., that provided exceptional care.
All who knew Drew are welcomed to a Celebration of Life livestream funeral service on Friday, March 5, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. by the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home. Details at
Drew would have appreciated your expressions of sympathy through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society and may be arranged by contacting the funeral home at 519-745-8445 or

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Mar 02, 2021

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