Ethan J. Simpson
Date of Passing:
Simpson, Ethan J., 21, of Forbes Street, Riverside, died unexpectedly on August 14, 2017.
Born in Providence, a beloved son of Eric L. and Laurie J. (DuBois) Simpson of Riverside, he was a lifelong resident of Riverside.
Ethan was a clerk at the Riverside CVS for the past two years. He was a graduate of East Providence High School Class of 2013. He then received an Associate’s Degree in Engineering at CCRI and was currently a Junior at Rhode Island College where he was on the Dean’s List majoring in Mathematics.
Ethan enjoyed cycling, playing the guitar and keyboard, building computers and was an avid reader. A health enthusiast, he also enjoyed daily workouts.
Besides his parents, he is survived by two sisters, Danielle J. Booth and her husband John R. Caldarone of Barrington and Lila A. Simpson of Swansea, MA; a brother, Matthew R. Booth and his fiancé Jennifer of Aylett, VA; maternal grandmother, Jean DuBois of Rehoboth, MA; four nieces, Alivia, Ava, Isabelle and Sophie and a nephew, Lucas. He was the grandson of the late Ernest and Norma Simpson and Richard DuBois and uncle of the late Mahlon Skyler Booth.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Calling Hours on Sunday August 20, 2017 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside from 2-6 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside on Monday August 21, 2017 at 10 a.m. Burial will be private.
Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Ethan’s memory to the K-Rob Foundation, P.O. Box 415, Barrington, RI, 02806 would be deeply appreciated.