Timothy Lynn Shepherd

October 25, 1955 ‒ December 15, 2015

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Timothy Lynn Shepherd, age 60, passed away Tuesday, December 15, 2015 in OhioHealth MedCentral Mansfield Hospital following a short battle with cancer.

He was born October 25, 1955 in Mansfield to parents Diamond & Maxine (Long) Shepherd. He was graduated from Mansfield Senior High with the class of 1974.

Tim enjoyed hunting, fishing and gabbing with his neighbors.  He also loved to read a good mystery novel. His family and friends will miss his easygoing spirit.

He is survived by his mother, Maxine Shepherd, son Donald Shepherd, grandson Myles Shepherd, sister and brother-in-law Loraine & Dale Litt, all of Mansfield. Also surviving are four nephews and a niece: Dale Jr. & Chris Daniels Litt, Julie McKinney, Theodore Litt, Ryan Litt, and Brandon Litt; in addition to numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and extended family.

Tim was preceded in death by his father, Diamond Shepherd.

Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Thursday, December 17, 2015 in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where a funeral service celebrating his life will be held 11 a.m. Friday and Pastor Mark Dettmer will officiate.

Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Tim’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them—and watch his tribute video—at SnyderFuneralHomes.com

  • Tim was an old friend and co-worker , I am saddened by the news of his passing , my deepest condolences to the Shepherd family .