Milton Vern Shupe, 66, of Sandusky, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, in the Ohio State Medical Center, Columbus, after a lengthy illness.
He was born Dec. 14, 1940, in Sandusky and attended Townsend Wakeman Schools. He had worked for many years as a master diesel mechanic for Shoeneagee and McCoy Trucking of Norwalk. He enjoyed carpentry and gardening.
He is survived by his mother, Ione (Dennis) Shupe of Fresno, Calif.; sister, Rena (Thomas) Batt of Bakersfield, Calif.; brothers, William Shupe of Florida, Douglas (Marsha) Shupe of Norwalk, Raymond Shupe of Oliver, Tenn., David (Nancy) Shupe of Milan; sister, Kathy Hussman of Bettsville, Ohio; daughter, Louise Jeannette (Jaimie) Redmond; son, Joseph Milton Shupe; step-sons, Richard Day and Ronald Day Jr.; grandsons, Allen Hale Jr., and William Hale; granddaughters, Jenny Hale, Emily Shupe, Carrie Louise Shupe, Christina Jackson, Heather and Jamie Day; three great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Oliver Shupe; brother, Robert Shupe; two step-daughters, Beverly Goodman and Doris Jackson; two grandsons, Robert and Douglas Goodman; nephew, Gary Shupe.
At his request, visitation will be private and no funeral services will be held.
Arrangements entrusted to David F. Koch Funeral Home, 520 Columbus Ave., Sandusky.