Sheppard, Patricia H. Widow of University of Minnesota Professor Carl D. Sheppard, passed away peacefully on September 1. A longtime resident of the Twin Cities, she was actively involved in the arts community, including Center Opera, the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, and the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. She was a member of the New Century Club, as well as her River Road neighborhood organization Nimble Fingers. Survived by daughters, Chris, Nancy and Kate Sheppard; sons-in-law, Lewis Sage and Peter Poullada; and grandsons, Robert and William Sheppard Sage. Donations in her memory may be made to the Minneapolis College of Art and Design Scholarship Fund, 2501 Stevens Avenue, Mpls., MN 55104.
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Published in Star Tribune on Sept. 10, 2013