Fred Shepherd Sr.

June 4, 1933 - December 4, 2020

06/04/1933 - 12/04/2020

Past Services

Monday December 07, 2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Monday December 07, 2020
4:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Belmont County Memorial Park
P.O. Box 205
Bellaire, OH 43906
304-695-3101 | Directions

Fred Warner Shepherd, Sr. 87 of McClainsville Road, Bellaire, Ohio died Friday, December 4, 2020 in the Cumberland Point Nursing Center in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

He was born in McClainsville on June 4, 1933 son of the late William A. and Bertha Pugh Shepherd.

Fred was a retired employee of the former Ohio Ferro Alloys and a US Air Force veteran.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lois McGarry Shepherd; grandson, Jeremy W. Shepherd, brother, Charles Shepherd and sisters, Helen Shepherd, Irene LeMasters and Audrey Snow.

Surviving are his three sons, Paul (Alisa) Shepherd of Akron, Ohio, Fred W. (Merinda) Shepherd, Jr. of Bellaire, Ohio and Mark Shepherd of Wheeling, West Virginia, one sister, Norma Barricklow of Cincinnati, Ohio. Also four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory on Monday from 2 until time of services at 4pm with Pastor Bill Marinelli officiating. Interment in the Belmont County Memorial Park Cemetery in St. Clairsville, Ohio at the convenience of the family.


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Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
3 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Fred Warner Shepherd, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Air Force Veteran, Fred Warner Shepherd, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †