Russell Eli Sheppard, “Rus”, age 79 passed away at home on September 6, 2019 after battle with lung cancer. He is now at peace.
Services will be on Thursday September 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Black River Falls with Pastor Wendell Williams officiating. Visitation will be from 9-11 prior to the service. A private family burial will take place on September 13, 2019 at Riverside Cemetery where Rus will be laid to rest next to his grandson, John Becktel.
Torgerson’s Funeral Home, Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.