07/16/1942 - 01/24/2020
Service Date: 02/07/2020
Service Time: 11 AM
Service Location: Gilbert Memorial Park, 2100 East Queen Creek Road, Gilbert, AZ 85297

James Shepard, 77 passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family, in Mesa, Arizona. Jim was married to Gloria for 55 years.He is survived by his wife Gloria, children; Suzanne, Janet, (John), Carrie ( Leo), and his grandchildren; Hunter, Brandon, Elijah, Mia, Gabriel, Ethan, Gianna and Leo.

Jim was a very adventurous man who loved hiking, traveling, and most of all, the time he spent with his family.

Jim’s Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, February 7th at Gilbert Memorial Park. 2100 E. Queen Creek Rd. Gilbert, Arizona 85297

Lunch will be served following the celebration.


  • I’m going to miss my uncle Jim. I’m so thankful for the memories I have shared with him. He will always be in my heart. Until we meet again.

  • Shirley DeMichele

    To my friend Carrie even though I didn’t know your father I do know what he meant to you. I am so sorry for your lose. I hope the closeness to your family will help your heart to heal. Love you & miss you. I’m now in Charlotte NC close to my son. Please give Leo my regards. Shirley DeMichele

  • Ervin &Gladys Dehmlow

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    We are sorry for your loss.

  • Nelly and Bob Nobis

    Our deepest and heartfelt condolence to Gloria and family. Jim was a dear, dear friend, a wonderful father in law of our son John Nobis. He was an ideal dad to his girls, a caring grandpa, a loving husband, and had a heart of gold.. Memories of his joyful and beautiful life will always be cherished and remembered. We love you Jim Shepard, Rest In Peace in heaven in the enfolding arms of Jesus.

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