SHEPHERD, JOHN P. JR., 68, died Thursday, June 26 in Rochester, NY. He grew up in Kentucky and attended Atherton High School. He held degrees from The College of Wooster, Miami University and Purdue University and served for two years as a Naval officer. He was a research scientist for Eastman Kodak.
John is survived by his wife Cheryl (Ramsey). They were married 44 years. He is also survived by: daughter, Kristen; son, Chuck; mother, Margaret; sister, Cathy; sister-in-law, Nancy; brother-in-law, James (Deborah Brown) Ramsey; brother-in-law, Bill Ramsey; niece, Kelly (Chris) Ledford; nephew, Greg (Alli) Ramsey; and by many loved relatives and friends.
He was predeceased by his father, (John) Paul Shepherd, Sr., and brother, David Shepherd.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 12, 1pm at St. Paul United Methodist Church with visitation following. Donations may be made to: Hospice, 3111 So Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14623
Published in The Courier-Journal on July 6, 2014