Virginia Shepard, 88, of North Road, Hope, RI, passed away on January 3, 2013 at Riverview Healthcare Community, Coventry, RI.
Born in Moosup, CT, she was the wife of the late Gordon E. Shepard, Jr. and the daughter of the late Waldo and Gladys (Leach) Whaley. She was a resident of Hope, RI since 1986 and previously resided in Warwick, RI for thirty years.
Virginia was a retired secretary in sales and marketing for Stanley-Bostitch Company. She was a Coventry High School, Brown University (Pembroke) and Edgewood Junior College graduate. In earlier years she was a Sunday school teacher, an advisor for Rainbow Girls and an active member of the Eastern Star.
She is survived by a son; Gordon E. Shepard, III and two grandsons; Gordon E. Shepard, IV and Joseph C. Shepard. Her funeral services are private.
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Reported: 01/09/13 (Show all obituaries for this day)
By: Gorton-Menard Funeral Home & Crematory (Show all obituaries and information about this funeral home)