Robert C. Sheperd Sr.


Robert C. Sheperd Sr., 72, of Greenfield on November 13, 2016 died peacefully with his family around him.

He was the husband of Karen Sheperd, father of Robert Jr., the late Jennifer McLoud Griffin, and Johanna Sheperd; grandfather of Robert Sheperd III, Linda Sheperd, Natalie Sheperd, Katherine Sheperd, Kayla Deteso, Christopher Sheperd, and Tiffany Sheperd; brother of Edwin Sheperd, and the late Ethel and Irene Sheperd; and several nieces and nephews.

Robert worked as a truck mechanic for International Garage, and as a auto mechanic for Sweeney Ford. He then worked as a heavy equipment mechanic for the Town of Montague until his retirement. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking, photography, and animals and loved raising roses.

A memorial service will be held Dec. 3 at 10:30am at The Living Waters Church, 450 Davis Street, Greenfield.

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  1. Johanna sheperd on November 19, 2016 at 9:48 pm

    Dad, I love you so very much and My heart is broken with you gone but I know your in the lords house now and u suffer no more and I am thankful for that. Dad u will forever be missed
    I love you!!!
    Love your daughter
    Johanna



  2. Kathy on November 21, 2016 at 3:25 am

    Bob was my buddy and he will be truely missed.

    I always enjoyed our visits.



  3. John Pickwell on December 1, 2016 at 3:21 am

    Pidge, you were always a good friend. You will be missed. We wish it were possible for us to be there. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.



  4. Elizabeth and Brad Ellis on December 9, 2016 at 4:51 pm

    Bob was such a sweet person who always spread cheer along with his gentle spirit. To Bob’s family we offer our sincere sympathy.



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