HAMPTON - Willliam E. Shepherd, 75, died Sunday, June 23, 2013. Born in Princeton, WV, he served in the US Army
for two years before joining the Air Force where he served the next 20 years until retiring. Bill then spent the next 20 years working in the telecom industry working mostly for MCI as Systems Manager for Europe and the Eastern Bloc countries. Over the last few years he has served as the Volunteer Manager at Langley Air Force Base Hospital. Mr. Shepherd was preceded in death by his wife Marianne. He is survived by his daughter, Elisabeth R. Shepherd Laucht and husband Uwe; son, Christian E. Shepherd and wife Carola; granddaughters, Laura Shepherd and Lacie Laucht; first cousin, Mike Shepherd; and wife Laurel. The family requests that memorials be sent to the
. Funeral arrangements by Berceuse Funeral and Cremation Traditions, 825-8070.