Farming Rural 18

Kenneth Stewart Shepherd

January 21, 1941 ~ April 25, 2022 (age 81)

Obituary

Peacefully at home on Monday, April 25, 2022.  Beloved husband and best friend of Vera.  Loving father of Leslie (Marilyn) and Angela (Trent).  Adoring Grandpa of Jeffrey (Tessa and Rupert), Jacob (Chelsea and Maeve) and Nicholas (Marki).  Special Uncle of Jason (Kandace and Sadi) and Cyndy (Rob, Ruby and Skye), and numerous other nieces and nephews. 

Loving brother of Lillian, Mildred, Jenny, Carol (Ron), Viola (Bill), Shirley (Alistair) and Helen (Myles).

Ken retired to the family farm after thirty-one years as an Engineer with MTO.  On the farm he and Vera enjoyed making maple syrup, wood cutting, milling lumber, caring for the animals, gardening, and of course fishing.

Ken spent endless hours in his shop crafting beautiful wooden bowls.  Ken was very active in his church, his hall and his community, always willing to lend a helping hand where needed. 

Visitation will be held at Trousdale Funeral Home Sydenham on Sunday, May 1, 2022 between the hours of  5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  A private family interment will take place at Wilmer Cemetery.  A Celebration of Life will be held in the Perth Road Sunday School Hall on Monday, May 2, 2022 at 1 p.m.

Donations in Ken’s memory may be made to Perth Road United Church.

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