Russell Edwin Shepard
Wed, 02/10/2021 - 9:49am caleb
Russell Edwin Shepard, 84, of Grayling, Michigan passed away in the comfort of his family on February 7, 2021.
Russell was born to Gerald and Ila (Foulds) Shepard in Bath, Michigan on September 27, 1936.
Russell enjoyed helping his community through his involvement with Ducks Unlimited and the Lions Club. He was a major outdoor enthusiast, always spending time on walks and taking in the beauty of nature around him.
Russell is survived by his children, Lee Ann Dunckley and Rusty (Jackie) Shepard; grandchildren, Brian, Michelle, Christi, Emily, Rachael, and Sydney; and 8 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Marja Lee Shepard.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home in Grayling, Michigan at 1:00 p.m. with visitation starting at 11:00 a.m.
Arrangements entrusted to Sorenson-Lockwood Funeral Home.