Roger Eugene Sheppard
Little Elm, Texas - Roger Eugene Sheppard, age 63 of Little Elm, TX died July 23, 2021 at his home. Roger was born July 9, 1958 in Nebraska City, the son of John and Kay (Eickhoff) Sheppard. He attended District #31, Maple Grove country school through his early years and then graduated from Nebraska City High School in 1976. Roger attended college at UNL briefly to then enter the workforce. He proudly served in the United States Army Reserves for many years in the role of a Drill Sgt. At the time of his passing, he was employed with Links Construction of Denton, TX as a Project Manager. Roger enjoyed spending time working on antique Mustangs, something he shared with his Dad, and he loved his Huskers. Roger is survived by his two sons, Allen Sheppard of Waco, TX and Bruce Sheppard of Little Elm, TX; siblings, Russ (Doris) Sheppard of Saint Louis, MO, Wesley Sheppard of Des Allemands, LA, Juliane (Michael) Starner of Council Bluffs, IA and Carrie Jacobs of Ashland, NE; many cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Bruce Sheppard.
Memorial services were held Friday, July 30, 2021 at Marshall Funeral Chapel in Nebraska City with private burial to take place in Wyuka Cemetery at a later date.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.marshallfuneral.com.
Marshall Funeral Chapel of Nebraska City is in charge of arrangements.
Posted online on July 31, 2021