Ray H. Shepherd Jr., 50


Ray H. Shepherd Jr., 50, of Frankford, Del., died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, at his home. He was born in Englewood, N.J., son of Ray H. Shepherd Sr. and Patricia L. (Cathell) Shepherd.

Shepherd was employed by Service Solutions as a service technician. He was a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Maryland Jaycees, Maryland Militia and Star Fleet—Star Trek Assoc.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Ruth Ann (Bednarczyk) Shepherd of Frankford; a daughter, Clara C. Shepherd, also of Frankford; three sisters, Kathy Korycki and husband, Matt, of New Windsor, N.Y., Lisa Shepherd-Hall and her husband, Don, of Dagsboro, Del., and Lori L. Calloway and her husband, Ed, of Berlin, Md.; and several nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial was scheduled for Sept. 30, 2016, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Roxana, Del. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Delaware Hospice; 100 Patriots Way; Milford, DE 19963. Condolences may be sent online at www.bishophastingsfh.com.