|Birth: ||Aug. 4, 1950|
|Death: ||Sep. 25, 2012|
Lima News Posted: Thursday, September 27, 2012 5:28 pm
David L. Shepherd
David L. Shepherd, 62, died at 7:15 p.m. Sept. 25, 2012, at St. Rita?s Medical Center.
He was born Aug. 4, 1950, in Lima to C. Leonard and Betty J. Wallace Shepherd, who preceded him in death. On Oct. 9, 1971, he married Joy W. Musser, who survives in Lima.
Mr. Shepherd retired in 2012 as a production manager from Pepsi Cola after 42 years. He was a 1968 graduate of Allen East High School. He enjoyed fishing, visiting with friends and tinkering. He also enjoyed life to the fullest and was always ready to joke and tease someone. He was a great husband, father, brother and friend, who will be sadly missed.
Survivors also include a son, Bryan D. Shepherd, of Lima; three sisters, Carolyn (John Kerns) Hefner, Betty (Chester) Cheney and Gloria Shepherd, all of Lima; a brother, William ?Bill? (Debbi) Shepherd, of Lima; his mother-in-law, Vivian Musser, of Berkley Springs, W.Va.; two sisters-in-law, Karen Musser, of Berkley Springs, W.Va., and Janice Shepherd, of Lima; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Carl Shepherd; a sister, Donna Gilroy; and a son, Nathan Shepherd.
Graveside services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Memorial Park Cemetery. The Rev. Brian Knoderer will officiate.
A private family visitation will be held prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org or to the charity of the donor?s choice.
Condolences may be expressed at www.chiles-lamanfh.com
Arrangements are by Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Service.
Casper Leonard Shepherd (1921 - 1983)
Betty Jane Wallace Shepherd (1923 - 2006)
Memorial Park Mausoleum Cemetery
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Record added: Sep 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97903840
You will be missed so very much, thoughts are with your family at this difficult time.|
Added: Oct. 2, 2012
May God be with you always and your family. We never met, but they said you smiled alot so may Heaven be a pleasure for you cuz David.|
Granny Moss 2
Added: Sep. 28, 2012