2008-12-11 / Obituaries

Joan Sheppard

Hustontown, 64

Joan Sheppard, 64, Hustontown, died at 2:22 p.m., Thursday, December 4, 2008, at her home.

Born September 18, 1944, at Huntingdon, she was the daughter of the late Donald and Amanda (Miller) Long. She was first married to Vaughn Snyder for 37 years. He survives of Harrisonville. She then married William Sheppard on April 5, 2002. He survives at their home.

Also surviving are children: Barry Snyder and wife Laura, Shade Gap; Mark Snyder and wife Donna, Dublin Mills; and Vonetta Fogal and husband Dean, Hustontown; a stepson, Billy Sheppard, Chambersburg; eight grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren and four greatgrandchildren; and a number of brothers and sisters.

She attended Freedom Worship Center in Fort Littleton, and Center United Methodist Church, Waterfall. She was an avid bingo player and enjoyed going to Hustontown Senior Center.

During her life she was a homemaker.

Memorial services were held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 13, at Freedom Worship Center. Pastor Kevin Wade officiated.

Arrangements were under the direction of M.R. Brown Funeral Home.

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