Virgilia Shepherd

Anchorage, Alaska

Aug 20, 1934 – Mar 4, 2019 (Age 84)


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Virgilia "Jill" Katherine Corbett Shepherd died on March 4, 2019, at Alaska Regional Hospital, at the age of 84, after a long struggle with lung disease.Jill was born on Aug. 20, 1934, in Montgomery, Ala., the only child of Willetta Dorothy Rosson and Arthur Dale Corbett. Jill's Alaska...

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I have so many fond memories of Jill at UAF, especially her smile and her excellant writing style. Those memories of late nights working on the University newspaper with Jill and others are forever etched in my memory. RIP Jill. I'll see you again someday.

Please accept my heartfelt sympathy; I am sorry for your loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted" and "comforts all who mourn" sustain your family during this difficult time. Isaiah 61:1,2

Please accept my sincere condolences.You are not alone during this time of sorrow and pain. May God give you and your family strength and comfort to help you endure this loss. As you remember your beloved one, the God of peace will give you comfort and peace in every way. May you find Strength from the love and care that surrounds you and your family and the comfort in the memories that you shared. 2 Thessalonians 2 15,16 .

I am so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort from the loving promise of seeing our dear loved ones again (1Thessalonians 4:13,14). Please accept my deepest sympathies.

Our sincere condolences to the family. May you find comfort in knowing that God collects our tears and is close to the brokenhearted ready to comfort us in our moment of need. - Psalm 56:8

Jill kept me giggling and laughing for nearly 30 years. I will miss her terribly.

My deepest condolences to your family for the loss of your love one. May your cherished memories created, brighten your days and help sustain you at this time. John 6:40 gives much comfort by looking forward to Jesus promise of seeing your love one again