Cody John Simpson, 32, of Middletown, DE, formerly of Newark, DE passed away on Saturday December 29, 2018. He was a graduate of Newark High School and worked in various fields of construction.
Cody had played ice hockey for Newark High School, Delaware Ducks and the Delaware Jr. Blue Hens. He loved playing and watching sports. His favorites were ice hockey and football and also enjoyed drawing and tattoos.
Cody was very excited to become a father and had many dreams about the things he would be doing with his son. He loved being outside, especially when he was fishing with his father and brother. Cody had many talents and excelled at anything he put his mind to. The love he had for his family was never ending. He was always honest with you no matter the situation or outcome and always let you know how he felt. Cody will be greatly missed but he will live on in our hearts forever.
Cody is survived by his son, Gaige A. Weitzel (Born December 11th ); mother and stepfather Sharon and Danny Jacob; father and stepmother John and Jane Simpson; brothers, Jeremy Simpson (Carley) and Rob Albrand (Cara); step sisters, Sherry and Emily Stuller; Step brothers, Dan, Nick and Joe Jacob; grandmother, Peggy Duffy, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A visitation will be held on Monday January 7 from 9-11am followed by a celebration service of Cody’s life at 11am. at McCrery and Harra Funeral Home 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington 19808. Burial will be private.