Sharon Shepherd

January 4, 2017

EVANS MILS, NY    Sharon Shepherd, 70, of Route 37, Evans Mills, passed away Monday, Jan. 2, at St Joseph’s Hospital after a brief illness.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown, NY.

Mrs. Shepherd was born July, 7, 1946, in Watertown, NY, the daughter of the late John and Rosalon House Lindsell.  

She married Michael Shepherd on October 28, 1961.

Mrs. Shepherd was an active member of the Pamelia Fire Department Auxiliary and the Jefferson County Board of Elections both for over 30 years.

Surviving besides her husband is a daughter, Robin and Dale Makuch, Evans Mills; a son, Michael Jr. and Jill Shepherd, Evans Mills; a brother, Steven and Tong Lindsell, TX; two grandchildren, Brian Thorne, Watertown, and Benjamin and Kaitlin Thorne, Antwerp; three great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

A private burial will be held in Brookside Cemetery. 

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Information provided by Cleveland Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.