Kristopher Corridan Shepherd, 25, of South Whitley, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at his home.
He was born October 23, 1987 in Warsaw a son of Christopher W. and Kelly L. (Earl) Shepherd. He has always lived in South Whitley. He graduated from Whitko High School in 2006.
He then earned an associate degree in general studies from Ivy Tech.
Since January of 2012, he was employed by Instrumental Machine and Development (IMD) of Warsaw.
An avid Philadelphia Eagles football fan, he also enjoyed picking and playing his fantasy team with his fellow football sports fans.
He is survived by his parents, Chris and Kelly; a sister, Madison Shepherd of South Whitley; his paternal grandparents, Richard and Rosalee Shepherd of South Whitley; his maternal grandfather, Don (Deb) Earl of Warsaw and his maternal grandmother, Roma Earl of Warsaw.
The funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at Smith and Sons Miller Chapel, South Whitley. Burial is in the South Whitley Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Preferred memorials are to the donor’s choice.