Kevin James Simpkins

Kevin James Simpkins, 49, of Tiffin, died at 11:05 p.m. Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at his home.

Kevin was born March 28, 1965, in Tiffin, to James and Barbara Ann (Roof) Simpkins.

He is survived by a son, Steven James Simpkins, and a daughter, Brittany Jean Simpkins, both at home; three brothers, Marty (Teresa) McQuistion of Tiffin, Duane (Laurie) McQuistion of Republic and David (Lois) McQuistion of Tiffin; and three sisters, Karen House of Tiffin, Terry (Scott) Huffman of Green Springs and Marla McQuistion of Tiffin.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Kevin was a 1983 graduate of Tiffin Columbian High School and worked as assistant director of circulation at The Advertiser-Tribune.

Visitation will be 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Old Trinity Episcopal Church, Tiffin.

Services will begin at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the church with the Rev. Aaron Gerlach officiating. Entombment will be at the church columbarium.

Memorial contributions may be made to Old Trinity Episcopal Church for the benefit of Kevin’s children in care of Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-3113.

To send condolences or directions go to