Thomas E. Shepard

  • Born: August 10, 1951
  • Died: January 7, 2018
  • Location: Easton, Massachusetts

Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services

605 Washington St
PO Box 34
Easton, MA 02375
Tel. (508) 238-4269

Tribute & Message From The Family

EASTON——Thomas E. Shepard, 66, a resident of Easton for the past 18 years, died unexpectedly, on Sunday, January 7, 2017.

Born in Boston, a son of Thomas E. And Mary (Hayes) Shepard, he was raised in Watertown and was a graduate of St. Patrick's High School in Watertown and attended Mass Bay Community College.

Thomas began his professional career at the Perkins School For The Blind where he worked on the Howe Press. Later he took a position with Polaroid Company and then transferred to Stop & Shop Supermarkets working as a distribution warehouse supervisor for 25 years.

His hobbies included golfing, traveling and playing cribbage with friends. He was an avid Rolling Stones fan who attend numerous shows.

Thomas is survived by three sons, Thomas B. Shepard and his wife Rochelle of Easton, Kevin M. Shepard of Hoboken, NJ., and Jeffrey D. Shepard of North Andover; a granddaughter, Hailey Shepard of Easton; a sister, Kathryn Baird of Sandwich; his beloved dog Zeke; and several nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late James Fitzgerald, Robert Fitzgerald, John Fitzgerald, William Fitzgerald and Alice Fitzgerald.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Saturday from 10:00 am to Noon in Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington Street (Rte.138) Easton followed by a Celebration of Life Service at Home Plate Restaurant, 184 West Main Street, Norton from 1-4 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in Thomas's memory may be sent to Coastal Opportunities, 35 Limerock Street, Camden, ME. 04843 For directions or condolences visit