NEIL SHEPHERD, Obituary
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CHESTER Neil Shepherd, 79, died Saturday, Aug. 31, 2002, while visiting friends in Essex.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Chester United Methodist Church. Burial with military rites will follow at the Chester Cemetery.
Shepherd was born June 11, 1923, at Chester to Glen and Lottie (Mitchell) Shepherd. Neil grew up in Chester and received his education there. He graduated from Chester High School in 1942. For the next two years, he continued his schooling at Northern Montana College in Havre.
Neil enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1945. He attained the rank of corporal and serve...