Alison Aird Bedborough (nee Simpson)


Feb. 11, 1963 - Nov. 14, 2012


Alison Aird Bedborough (nee Simpson), 49, of Summit, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at home with her family at her side.


Ali is survived by her loving husband of 25 years, Paul; children, Laura, Ellis and Calum; mother, Janette Simpson of Northampton, England; and sister, Lynn (Brian) Marriott of Moulton, England. Ali is also survived by many other relatives and friends.


She was preceded in death by her father, John Simpson.


Ali was born in Glasgow, Scotland, on Feb. 11, 1963. Ali enjoyed art, design, music, curling, football (soccer) and spending time with her family and friends. Ali was a passionate, patriotic Scotswoman who loved her native Scotland along with her new American home.


Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. memorial service Tuesday, Nov. 20, at

 at Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 E. Summit Ave., Oconomowoc. Burial will be private for the family at Summit Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, donations in Ali's name can be made to Susan G. Komen for the Cure,


Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit