Isaac Shepherd (Zeek), 66, went to be with the Lord and his loving wife on March 14th, 2023. Isaac was born on November 4th, 1956 to Arvel and Eva Shepherd. Isaac grew up in Shiloh and attended Plymouth schools. He later met and married the love of his life, Betty Shepherd on July 26th, 1980. They spent 41 wonderful years together. They shared the love of children April and Bill Merriman of Upper Sandusky, Nathan Shepherd of Bloomville, Leslie and Rusty Hawkins of Ashley, Chelsea and Ryan Carey of Norwalk and Ryan and Jasmin Shepherd of New Washington. Later that love spread to grandchildren Jayce, Erin, Rylan, Devon, Luke, Rhonin, Ashton, and Charlotte.
Isaac is survived by his children, grandchildren, brothers, Arvel Shepherd Jr., Roger Shepherd as well as sisters, Evelyn Barnett, Ella Williams, Elsie Reed, and Alice Shepherd as well as many nieces and nephews and in-laws. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Shepherd, his parents and sisters Mable Buffington, Velva Johnson, Sally Winningham, as well as brothers, Abraham Shepherd and Daniel Shepherd.
Isaac worked at Mansfield Brass Aluminum Castings in New Washington for many years. He attended House of Fellowship church in Celeryville. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He took pride in his cub cadet tractors as well as being a small engine repair mechanic. He enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. Isaac enjoyed attending NASCAR races, if he wasn't in the stands he was watching on TV. Isaac enjoyed attending his youngest son's dirt track racing the last few years of his life. Isaac was an amazing individual that will forever be loved and missed
The family will be receiving friends from 11AM-1PM at Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home Friday March 17th. Funeral Services will follow calling hours at 1PM with Darren Shafer officiating. Burial to follow at Whetstone Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Crawford County Humane Society. Flowers can be ordered at the local florist Norton's Flowers and moments of remembrance may be left online at www.munzpirnstill.com