George Sheppard's obituary , Passed away on May 16th 2017 in Sand Lake, Michigan

George Sheppard

Location : Sand Lake, Michigan

Date deceased : Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Date of birth : Monday, June 26, 1944

Write an obituary

Prepare an obituary for someone you love with a personalized tribute and picture that highlights a life well-lived.

Create obituary for free

George Sheppard

Location : Sand Lake, Michigan

Date deceased : Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Date of birth : Monday, June 26, 1944

Write an obituary

Prepare an obituary for someone you love with a personalized tribute and picture that highlights a life well-lived.

Create obituary for free

Obituary

Here is George Sheppard’s online obituary. Please accept Everhere.com’s sincere condolences.

George Sheppard age 72 of Sand Lake, Michigan, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Laurels of Kent, Lowell. George was born June 26, 1944 in Grand Rapids, Michigan the son of George and Jean (McCune) Sheppard. George was a member of the Buck Creek Free Trappers American Mountain Men.

He was an amazing woodcraftsman and loved camping, hunting and fishing. He was preceded in death by his mother, Jean (McCune) Tabor; son, Private Eric Sheppard; his beloved wife, Leona (Johnson) Sheppard whom he married on May 7, 1976 and brother-in-law, Larry VanSlyke. He is survived by his father, George Sheppard; brother, Michael (Shirley) Sheppard; sisters, Ellen (Don) Pitts and Anajean VanSlyke; son, Todd (Shawn) Sheppard; stepdaughter, Leslie (Bruce) Westbrook; stepson, Scott (Darci) Harig; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and cousins.

The family will hold a Celebration of Life on Saturday, May 20 from 1-5 pm at the home of Ellen and Don Pitts, 1011 Sprucewood Dr. Greenville, MI 48838.

Memories

There are no additional memories for George Sheppard at this time. You can add a memory to pay tribute to George Sheppard at any time.

Add a memory
Card image

Support the family

Offer the grieving family a sympathy gift to show that you share their sadness and are thinking about them during this difficult time.

Tributes to the memory of George Sheppard

Here are the tributes to George Sheppard who recently passed away in Sand Lake, Michigan.


Sympathy messages

Would you like to offer George Sheppard’s loved ones a condolence message? Write your message of sympathy today.


Card image
Discover the family story your DNA can tell.
Explore your DNA

Let’s open the dialogue about death

View all articles

Your past is just waiting to be discovered.

With AncestryDNA, you can find out your family’s story—and that only your DNA can tell. Build your family tree to forever etch the ties that bond your family together.

Learn more

Brought to you by: Ancestry.com

Receive obituary alerts

Never miss the death of a loved one again. Subscribe now and receive daily obituaries for the city/cities of your choice by Facebook or email.