Thomas E. Shepard

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“My sincere condolences for the loss of your loved one. May you find comfort knowing that those who die, God keeps in his memory because they are...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: - MA

“When words fail, Gods love carries us through our deepest sorrows. May the God who,"binds up the broken-hearted and comforts all who mourn," sustain...Read More »
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“Tom, you will be missed.. Rest in Peace ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Bill Vicki and Shannon Flaherty - MA

“Tom,You by far were the most caring kind and funny guy I have ever met.There wasn't a better Elf in the world better than you,May God Take you into...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Judi Sbardella Mirka - Norton, MA

“You was a wonderful man Tom , always made me laugh!!! ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Caree Bowman - North Easton, MA

“Always so kind & genuine, an honor to call you Friend. Until we meet again..... ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Stephanie Maloney - MA - Friend

“Tom was a wonderful person who cared deeply for his family. His sudden passing came as a great shock to my wife Susan and me. We last spoke to him...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: David Fitzgerald - Mashpee, MA

“Tom Kevin and familySo sorry for your loss Tom was a good man and will be missed ....Sincerely Aldo and family ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: David Aldorisio - BEDFORD, MA

“Thanks for always being so kind to my kids-- You made them feel special. Will always remember you as Santa's elf!My deepest sympathy to his family...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Suzanne Linehan - MA - Friend

“Tom you spread joy and happiness in everything you touched. I still smile when thinking about your antics. Gods speed brother. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Brian George - North Easton, MA

“Loved you boss for 25 came to my retirement dinner..thanks for being great supervisor and greats&s asset..always in my memories....Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Raymond Davis - Cohasset, MA

“Tom and Kevin,We are so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in the wonderful memories that you have of him. We are thinking of you.Tom and Karyn ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Karyn & Tom Rizzo - Spruce Head, ME

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