Michael P. Simpson, 74, of Billings passed away Saturday March 30, 2019 at his home.

Michael was born May 9, 1944 to Paul and Barbara (Thackara) Simpson in Columbus, OH.  Michael was a loving and gracious man.  His family was his first priority and all that knew him were affected by his strength, humor, and compassion.

Michael is survived by his wife Amy and their son Cody Michael, sisters; Cynthia (Bud) Ruoff their children Dani and Sam and Shayne (Charlie) Hannum and their children Cameron and Josh.  Michael is also survived by his former wife Virginia and their sons Wesley (Karen) and Jay (Pam), 4 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents Paul and Barbara Simpson.

Cremation has taken place and per Michael’s wishes a small family gathering will be held at a later date.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to RiverStone Hospice and the palliative care team at Billings Clinic for the gracious way of helping Michael and his family through this difficult journey.