In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to National Kidney Foundation, 1001 Craig Rd, Suite 480, St Louis, MO 63146
Roger Dale Shepard, 58, of Crystal City, Missouri entered into rest December 31, 2015 at Mercy Jefferson Hospital in Festus. Born September 16, 1957, in St Louis, Missouri, to the late Emmitt "Doc" and Sally (Logan) Shepard. He had worked as a carpenter at Imperial Foundations. He was a Crystal City volunteer firefighter, played the guitar and had played softball for the Elks Lodge.
Survived by his loving family which includes sons: Eric (Dawn) Shepard of Pevely, MO and Kyle Shepard of Arnold, MO; daughter: Sarah Shepard of Crystal City, MO; brother: Butch (Lori) Shepard of Festus, MO; sister: Patty (Patrick) Hoover of Crystal City, MO; grandchildren: Samantha, Analisa and Eric; and great grandchildren: Kenlie and Kaylen. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother: Tommy Shepard.