Samantha Lee Simpers
Samantha Lee Simpers, 26, of New Providence, PA, went to be with the Lord on September 3, 2016, after a drug overdose. She was born on Nov. 25, 1989 in Newark , DE, to Donald L. Simpers and Jacquelyn M. (Rudasill) Grimsey.
Samantha was a vibrant and outgoing person who loved people and she was a great mother to her two children. She loved waitressing in various restaurants in the PA area. She was a 2008 graduate from Solanco High School where she later attended Lancaster Cosmetology School for Massage. Samantha enjoyed writing poems, and had a passion for drawing abstract designs to express herself.
Samantha is survived by her mother, Jacquelyn Grimsey and her husband, Paul, of New Providence, PA; father, Donald L. Simpers of Oxford, PA; son, Lazarus L. Roten of New Providence; daughter, Lillianna Planinsek of New Providence; step-brother, Christopher Grimsey of Georgetown, PA; maternal grandmother, Joan M. Rudasill and her companion, Clyde Hull, of Millsboro, DE; and paternal grandmother, Barbara Simpers of Rising Sun, MD.
A memorial service to honor Samantha’s life will be held on Saturday, September 10, 11 a.m. at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., 111 S. Queen St., Rising Sun, MD 21911. A visitation will begin at 10 a.m. where family and friends are welcomed to attend.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made payable to “The Samantha Lee Simpers Children’s Educational Fund” and sent in care of the funeral home.
To send an online condolence, please visit www.rt foard.com. dence Inn, 240 Chapman Road, Newark, DE 19702 on Friday, September 23rd from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations to be made to a college scholarship fund for Randy’s grandchildren.
Arrangements are in the care of Short Funeral Home, Delmar. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.shortfh.com.