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Lena Kathlene "Kitty" Sheppard Burchard
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1927
Sandyville
Jackson County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 2002
Ripley
Jackson County
West Virginia, USA

D/O Pearl Otto Sheppard and Almeda Ellen Conger

W/O Clarence J. 'John' Burchard

RIPLEY - Lena Kathleen "Kitty" Burchard, 75, of Ripley, died July 20, 2002, at Eldercare of Ripley, WV.

She was born July 20, 1927, in Jackson County, daughter of the late Pearl and Almeda Conger Sheppard. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, and a charter member of the First Presbyterian Church of Ripley.

She is survived by her husband, C. J. (John) Burchard of Ripley; daughter, Kathie King (son-in-law Tim) of Ripley; brothers, Brooks Sheppard of Ravenswood and Harlan Sheppard of Parkersburg; sisters, Freda Hudson of Evans, Beulah Whaley of Cinncinati, OH, Opal Elizabeth Detty of Chillicothe, OH, and Nina Ruth Pursley of Sandyville; grandchildren, Erin and Adam King, both of WVU in Morgantown and Allyn King of Ripley.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Ellen; one son, John Alan; and a brother, Dale Sheppard.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, July 23, 2002, at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Ripley with burial in Jackson Memory Gardens of Cottageville, WV.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First
Presbyterian Church located at 210 Cedar Lakes Drive, Ripley, WV 25271.

Vail Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Pearl Otto Sheppard (1896 - 1975)
  Almeda Ellen Conger Sheppard (1896 - 1987)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarence J Burchard (1923 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dale Leon Sheppard (1917 - 1976)*
  Brooks Eugene Sheppard (1922 - 2015)*
  Freda Lenore Sheppard Hudson (1924 - 2007)*
  Lena Kathlene Sheppard Burchard (1927 - 2002)
  Opal Elizabeth Sheppard Detty (1930 - 2006)*
  Beulah Pearl Sheppard Whaley (1932 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jackson County Memory Gardens
Cottageville
Jackson County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Lockhart Stockdale
Record added: Dec 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62558843
Lena Kathlene Kitty <i>Sheppard</i> Burchard
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