Judy Shepherd, 63 of Warsaw, Indiana passed away at 7:40 am on Sunday, April 13, 2014 in her residence.
She was born on November 29, 1950 in Warsaw to Amon and Mary (Compton) Prater. She married Roland Shepherd on May 5, 1973 in Packerton, Indiana who survives.
She was a resident of Kosciusko County her entire life. She was a graduate of Pierceton High School, class of 1970. She worked at Da-Lite Screen for seven years and Dalton Foundry for nineteen and a half years. She became disabled in 1996.
Judy is survived by her husband, Roland Shepherd, Warsaw; two sisters, Linda (and spouse Glen) Hughes, Mentone and Sadie Bays, North Manchester. She is also survived by two nieces Amy Likes, Albion and Joni Westerberg, North Manchester; two nephews, Glen Jr. (and spouse Erica) Hughes, Mentone and Damon J. Prater, Akron; one great niece; three great nephews and a very special friend, Goldie Goble, Claypool. She was preceded in death by her parents and grandparents.
A funeral service will be at 2:00 pm Wednesday April 16, 2014 at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw with Reverend Harry Crace and Reverend James Rowe officiating. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery, Silver Lake.
Visitation hours will be from 2:00 4:00 and 6:00 8:00 pm Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the funeral chapel.