Mitchell S. Simpson, 72, of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away on March 30, 2021 at Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY. He was born in the Bronx, NY on September 9, 1948 the son of Samuel M. & Alice Simpson. He graduated with a BS in Accounting from St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia, PA.
Mitchell married Lisa Llanes on June 15, 1991 in Pawling, N.Y. She survives at home. He was a Compliance Officer the U.S. Dept. of Labor Wage & Hour Division in Poughkeepsie, NY. He retired in 1996.
Mitchell was a life member of the Christian Motorcyclist Association, Ezekiel's Wheels Chapter. He attended rallies all over the country. He volunteered for Hospice, Mid-Hudson Love, Inc. and was a greeter-volunteer at Changepoint Church. Mitchell was a huge N.Y. Yankees, Giants and Rangers fan.
He was a Vietnam War Veteran serving in the U.S. Navy from 1968-72.
Survivors include his mother: Alice Simpson of Lancaster, PA.; sisters: Dr. Melanie Thwaites of Rockville, Md.; Jeanne Goule of Harrisburg, PA; Gloria Douglas-White of Houston, Texas and his extended family in New York. There are 28 nieces & nephews and 29 great nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father: Samuel M. Simpson; sisters: Veronica Douglas (2020); Evelyn Douglas (1991) and a nephew.
Services will be held at a later date. Memorial Donations may be made to: Mid-Hudson Love, Inc., 94 Market St., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, Hospice Foundation, 373 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 or American Diabetes Foundation, 2541 Crystal Dr., Ste. 900, Arlington, Va. 22202.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Wm. G. Miller & Son FH, Inc., 371 Hooker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. If you wish to send an online condolence please visit our website at www.wmgmillerfuneralhome.com