Chris Simon Net Worth, Death, Hockey Fights, Wife, Suspension, Stats & Biography

Christopher J. Simon was a Professional Ice hockey player from Canada who played in the NHL and KHL. His life has lots of ups and downs in his professional journey as well as his mental health. We will cover that along with Chris Simon Net Worth, Death, Hockey Fights, Wife, Suspension, Stats & Biography.

Who was Chris Simon?

Basic Biography/WikiInformation
Full nameChristopher J. Simon
Born / Date of birthJanuary 30, 1972
Date of DeathMarch 18, 2024
Age (at the time of Death)52
Cause of DeathSuicide, linked to his struggle against Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)
Place of DeathWawa, Ontario, Canada
Profession or Career fieldProfessional Ice hockey player
Famous forBeing an aggressive player in the National Hockey League (NHL)

Early life: Parents, Siblings

In 1992, Chris Simon was in Soo Greyhounds team and lost in the Memorial Cup final
In 1992, Chris Simon was in the Soo Greyhounds team and lost in the Memorial Cup final
Birthplace Wawa, Ontario, Canada
Nickname or Popular NameChris Simon
Father NameJohn Simon
Mother NameMary Jenkins
Brother Name
Sister Name
Zodiac sign or Sun SignAquarius
HometownWawa, Ontario, Canada
Last Residence / Address
Mother tongueEnglish
Food Habits and Choices
Hobbies and interests

Physical Appearance: Height, Weight & Measurements

Physical stats & moreValues
Height (approx)in centimetres – 190.50 cm
in feet and inches – 6 feet 3 inches
in metres – 1.905 metres
Weight (approx)in kilograms –
in pounds – 
Hair colourBlack
Eye colourBrown

Education Background: Qualifications

Educational Qualification/Degree

Personal life: Chris Simon Wife, Family, Marriage

Chris Simon was divorced at the time of his death. In his lifetime he was married twice and had a total of 5 children.

Simon’s first wife was Lauri Smith. They together had a son. After getting divorced from his wife Lauri, Chris married Valerie. Chris Simon and his second wife Valerie had a total of four children. However, Chris and Valerie also divorced in 2017.

Marital statusDivorced
Past Relationship, affair (boyfriend or girlfriend)
Spouse (Wife or Husband)First Wife – Lauri Smith
Second Wife – Valerie
Number of Children5

Professional Career

Years Active

Political or Social work

Company or Institution for Social Causes
Political Party affiliation or leaning


Chris Simon Death

On March 18, 2024, Chris Simon died by suicide at the age of 52. His family attributed the cause of his untimely death to his struggles with Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). CTE is a degenerative brain disease.

The Ontario Hockey League showed their remorse and shared their sorrow in a post on X (formerly Twitter).

Lifestyle: Chris Simon Net Worth, Status, Money

According to several online sources, Chris Simon had a net worth of approximately $18 million.

Net Worth (approx)$18 million

House, Bike, and Car Collection

House or other properties6,000-square-foot cottage in Wawa, Ontario, Canada

Awards, Nominations, and Honour

Likes, Preferences, and Favourites

Music and Songs

Less-known facts about Chris Simon

Social media accounts

Facebook page
X (formerly Twitter) profile
Instagram page
Contact mail


What was Chris Simon cause of death?

Chris Simon’s cause of death has been revealed as suicide. His family stated that he struggled against a degenerative brain disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).

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