Brandon Adam Simpson passed away on September 10, 2022 in Salt Lake City at the age of 45. He was born in Salem, Oregon on February 24, 1977 to Steven and Lisa Elmore. Later adopted by John Simpson.
Brandon lived in Salem, Bend, and Pendleton Oregon and Salt Lake City, Utah.
Brandon spent most of his life framing houses. He was sought after by custom home builders due to his skill and hard work ethic. He enjoyed having a job and watching a project through to completion.
Brandon loved to fish. He found great joy and peace in the outdoors and would choose to spend his time fishing and camping when possible. One of his favorite spots to enjoy nature and fish was along the Columbia River. He was often found telling his friends and family about his children and how proud of them he was.
Brandon is survived by his greatest joys in his life, his three “babies” Hannah Simpson, Colton Simpson and Gracee Jones as well as their mothers Janel Simpson and Rieley Jones. Parents John and Jolene Simpson, Birth father Steven (Laura Elmore). Siblings James (Amber Simpson), Ben Simpson, Jeb (Jenifer Simpson), Eleni (James Knutson), Felicia Simpson (fiancé Lestor Patton ), Jacob (Kalyn Simpson) and Isiah Simpson. As well as numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
He is preceded in death by his mother Lisa Thompson; his grandparents Fred and Edythe Thurman and Marvin and Evelyn Simpson; his cousin Abigail Persons.
A service will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 10 A.M. at Rogers & Taylor Funeral Home (111 N 100 E-Tremonton). Interment at the East Garland Cemetery. The service will be livestreamed and may be accessed below.
A special thanks to his loving Aunt and Uncle, Karen and Gary Crowder. Karen spent much of her time loving and caring for Brandon as a mother after his mother Lisa passed away. Brandon always knew his Aunt Karen was there for support, unconditional love and encouragement.