It is with great regret that I pass along the unfortunate passing of Retired Mansfield Police Officer John Simpson. John was a Mansfield Patrol officer for 34 years before retiring in 2005, also spending time as a special police officer for the Town of Sharon, and the Capital Police Department in Boston for two years.
Funeral services, which relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend, will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. at the Sherman & Jackson Funeral Home, 55 North Main St., Mansfield.
Burial with military honors will follow in the Timothy Plain Cemetery, Norton.
Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 19 from 5-8 p.m. at the Sherman & Jackson Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to may remember John with a donation in his memory made to one’s favorite local veterans organization.
Attorney Ronald A. Sellon