We are deeply saddened that Simon Ibell ’96 passed away on May 26, 2017.
Simon had a rare disease, Hunter’s Syndrome, and spent the better part of his life raising money for and awareness of rare diseases. He was an active part of our community as a student and as an alumnus. Beyond that, he was a very active part in the communities on Vancouver Island and Toronto.
Several outlets reported on the passing of Simon:
Simon Ibell: Rare Disease Patient and Advocate (1979-2017) – Rare Disease Report
Simon Ibell, a lover of sports, inspired champions – Times Colonist
CTV Vancouver Island for Friday, May 26 (skip to 13:48)
A website has been set up for people to share their thoughts and stories of Simon.