Sheila R. (Lefebvre) Sheppard
1961 - 2013
LOWELL -- Sheila R. (Lefebvre) Sheppard, 51, of Lowell, died peacefully on Wednesday September 18, 2013, surrounded by her family, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Born in Lowell on October 7, 1961, she was a daughter of Pauline Pelletier of North Chelmsford who survives her and the late Maurice Lefebvre.
Sheila was employed as a closing manager for Mortgage Financial for the past 13 years.
In addition to her mother, Sheila is survived by her sons, Robert Sheppard III and his wife, Lyndsay of Ayer, Bryan, Kevin and John Sheppard, all of Dracut ; her siblings, Sue Connor and her partner, Annette Turniak of Feeding Hills, Carol Derkrikorian of Lowell, Linda Lavoie and her husband, Robert of Bristol, New Hampshire, William Connor of Raymond, New Hampshire, Paul Connor and his wife, Bernadette Connor of Lowell, Michael Lefebvre and his wife, Debbie of Lowell, Debbie Letendre and her husband, Normand of Nashua, New Hampshire, Colette Whitney and her husband, Stephen of Lowell, and Dawn Dery and her husband, Francis of North Chelmsford; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
SHEPPARD -- Relatives and friends are invited to her Life Celebration on Sunday September 22, 2013 from 2 until 6 PM in the McKENNA-OUELLETTE FUNERAL HOME, 327 Hildreth Street, Lowell. Her Funeral Service will take place on Monday morning at 10:00 AM in the Lawrence Street Primitive Methodist Church, 1193 Lawrence Street, Lowell. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Chelmsford. For those who wish, donations in her memory may be made to the Lowell General Cancer Center,295 Varnum Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854. For directions or condolences, please visit www.mckennaouellette.com
Published in Lowell Sun on Sept. 21, 2013