Kevin Shepherd

Obituary of Kevin J Shepherd

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Kevin J. Shepherd of Plymouth, Ma passed away on July 18, 2022 after a 13 month battle with glioblastoma. 

Kevin was born on September 6, 1951.  After being raised in Quincy, Ma, he graduated from Archbishop Williams High School and Stonehill College.  He spent over 40 years of his career in the toy business in sales/sales management.

He leaves behind his devoted wife Joan (Mewis) Shepherd, his beloved daughters Kelly Trombley and her husband Walter of Signal Mountain, Tn and Kimberly Wheelwright and her husband Henry of Squantum, Ma. He also leaves his 6 cherished grandchildren, Garrett, Abigayle, Sadie and Cole Trombley and Olivia and William Wheelwright.

Kevin was the son of Geraldine Shepherd and the late Thomas Shepherd.  He was brother to Thomas Shepherd (Linda), Nancy Vafides, Gerard Shepherd and Jayne Roche.  Predeceased earlier this year by his brother in law and friend William Roche.   He also leaves behind many extended family members and a large group of friends, from many walks of life who were incredibly loving and supportive during his journey with glioblastoma.

Relatives and friends are invited to a Celebration of Life for Kevin on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at 11:00AM at the Venezia Restaurant, 20 Ericsson St. Boston, Ma 02122

Donations in Kevin's name may be made to: Pat Roche Hospice Home 120 Longwater Dr  Norwell, Ma 02061 Or online at

A Memorial Tree was planted for Kevin
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Shepherd Funeral & Cremation Service - Kingston
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1951 - 2022

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