Mary Ann Shepherd, 84, of Bridgeport, passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 in Forest Hills Care Center.

She was born in East Liverpool on November 13, 1933, a daughter of the late Adam and Mary (Andrewshevitz) Gibas.

She was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic church.

Mary Ann was a Registered Nurse for many years and later was associated with the Northwood Behavioral Health Center as a Registered Nurse. Her dedication and loving care changed the lives of so many people.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Robert Shepherd; a daughter, Joanne (Mark Subasic) Shepherd all of Bridgeport; three sons, Thomas (Jeanne) Shepherd of Stoneville, NC, Patrick (Arleen) Shepherd of Baltimore, MD and Michael (Amber) Shepherd of Cincinnati; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Dorothy Covert.

Friends may call Friday from 8-10 a.m. in the Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Rd, Bridgeport. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St Anthony of Padua Catholic church, 630 Main St, Bridgeport on Friday at 10:30 a.m., with Father John Mucha and Msgr. George Coyne co-officiating.

Burial will follow in Mt Calvary Cemetery.

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