In Celebration of

Richard Justin "Rick" Simkus

October 10, 1950 -  June 11, 2018

Rick retired after a long career with British Airways. Passed away peacefully on Monday, June 11, 2018 in the company of friends at the age of 67 at Windsor Metropolitan Hospital. Survived by his brother Ron, sister-in-law Irene and nieces Kristen and Danielle.

Friends may call at the Turner & Porter Peel Chapel, 2180 Hurontario Street, Mississauga, (Hwy. 10 North of QEW) from 10: 00 a.m. until time of service in the Chapel at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 18, 2018. Interment St. John’s Lithuanian Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.


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Dianne Gillett (British Airways colleague)

Entered June 13, 2018 from Sidney, BC

My very best and fun times were working all those years with our BA family made more special with friends like Rick. To his family and friends, Vic and I send our condolences. Remembering fondly, Dianne.

Lance Campeau (Friend, past co-worker)

Entered June 13, 2018 from L'Orignal, Ont.

Well Rick you really sent me for a loop this time! I'm going to miss our conversations & arguments, even when typed ! Whenever I have a beer I'll be looking upwards..See you later good buddy!

Herb Young (Co-Worker)

Entered June 13, 2018 from Burlington

To the Simkus family. Rick will be missed. We worked together with B.A. Cargo
At YYZ. He was always a happy person to work with. Rick Rest In Peace dear friend

Barbara Rousseau (British Airways colleague)

Entered June 13, 2018 from Mississauga, Ontario

I had the pleasure of knowing Rick for 30 years. I remember fondly the good times we had on the BA baseball team back in the day! My condolences to his family. Rest In Peace my friend.

Lina & Vidmantas & Marijona Klovos (Cousin's family from Lithuania)

Entered June 15, 2018 from Lithuania, Mosedis

We are full of sorrow. A good heart has stopped beating, a good soul ascended to heaven. May God give him eternal rest.


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