Edward SheputisSeptember 9, 1926 ~ October 21, 2017 (age 91)
Edward Sheputis, 91, of South Haven, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo. He was born September 9, 1926 to Alexander and Katherine Sheputis in Chicago, Illinois. He married Carol Villwock on May 29, 1948 in Casco Township, Michigan. They shared 54 years of marriage before her passing in 2002. Edward honorably served his country in the United States Army as a Military Police Officer during World War II. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and was a fantastic gardener who enjoyed caring for his yard over the years.
He is preceded in death along with his parents and wife by a son – Terry Sheputis, sister – Stella Skinner, and two great granddaughters – Oksana and Nicole Perez.
Edward is survived by his children – Karen Brown of Grand Junction, Brad (Debbie) Sheputis of Orange Park, Florida, and Lynn Knapp of Morgan Hill, California, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Filbrandt Family Funeral Home in South Haven. Memorial services will follow visitation at 3:00 PM at the funeral home. Edward will be laid to rest at Chambers Cemetery in Geneva Township.