Audrey A. Shepeck, 85, of Escanaba, passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at OSF St. Francis Hospital.
She was born in Escanaba on August 30th, 1934, the daughter of Albert and Myrtle (Veraghen) Valind. Audrey graduated from St. Joseph High School.
On, September 12th, 1959, Audrey married Frank Shepeck at St. Patrick’s Church in Escanaba.
Audrey worked at Montgomery Ward and Chatfield Machine.
She enjoyed reading, working on puzzles, sewing and knitting.
Audrey was a very active member of the St. Patrick’s Church until their closure and then St. Joseph and St. Patrick Church. She was involved in their lady’s guild and on the breakfast committee. She currently was a member of St. Anne’s Church.
She is survived by three sons: Frank (Carol) Shepeck of Marquette; David (Theresa) Shepeck of Gladstone; Scott (Cindi) of Escanaba; grandchildren, Eric, Samantha (Kyle), Mackenzie, Daniel (Andrea), Amanda (David) and Bailey; great-grandchildren, Elsie, Henry, Charlie and Blaine; siblings, Jeanne (Gary) Howard, Mary Kay Hugo, Mike Valind and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Audrey was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank; son, Joseph; brother, Larry Valind; and sister, Luella Walsh.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 14th from 10 a.m. – 12 noon at St. Anne’s Church. The Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 12 noon with Rev. Fran DeGroot officiating.
Burial will take place in Holy Cross Cemetery.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Shepeck family.