Robert O. Shepard, 69, of Mansfield, formerly of Abington and Weymouth, the former owner of Karpet Kleen, died on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 at the Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro.
He was the husband of Bonnie L. (Eckhart) Shepard. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Kelly A. Chaplain and her husband Arthur of Stoughton, Janelle M. Farrell of Mansfield, Earl R. Chartier, III and his wife Erin of Norton, and Melissa A. of Mansfield. He was the brother of Clare M. Husvar of Maine and is also survived by his 4 grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews.
His funeral service was held on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 10 a.m. at the Sherman & Jackson Funeral Home, 55 North Main St., Mansfield. Burial followed in the Spring Brook Cemetery, Mansfield. Visiting hours was on Tuesday, Oct. 1, from 5 - 8 p.m. at the Sherman & Jackson Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, Bob's family has requested that donation in his memory be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, Mass. 01701. To send his family a message of condolence or to view his complete obituary, please visit www.shermanjackson.com.