Obituaries » Mary E. Sheppard
August 21, 1921 - April 21, 2021
No formal services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made American Cancer Society, c/o the funeral home.
Age 99, passed away on Wednesday morning, April 21, 2021, four months before her 100th birthday. Mary was born in Paterson, NJ, on August 21, 1921, the daughter of Charles Vincent and Mary (Duffy) Sedeyn. On October 27, 1940, she married Charles J. Sheppard who preceded her in death on January 28, 2008. She and Chuck enjoyed doing crafts and traveling. After Chuck’s death she moved to Portage to be near her son. Mary is survived by her son, Robert (Cynthia) Sheppard of Portage; grandchildren, Connor Sheppard, Brendan Sheppard, Camille Sheppard, Darcy Sheppard; great-grandson, Gavion Sheppard; several nieces and nephews. Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Charles W. Sheppard; a grandson, Patrick Sheppard; and a sister, Peggy Matthew.