Thomas E. Shepherd II

Benefit Saturday for family of Thomas Shepherd

Published Sep 21, 2017 at 12:00pm

Friends of Linda Shepherd are hosting a benefit on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Fort Stanwix Veterans’ and Men’s Club, Lamphear Road, according to an announcement by event

Tickets are $15 or $25 per couple. Thomas E. Shepherd, II, 25, of Rome, was shot and killed on Aug. 19.

He was the son of Thomas Shepherd Sr. and Linda Kotary Shepherd.

All proceeds go to the family for expenses. Any donations are appreciated, the event organizers added.

The event includes food, raffles and D.J. Shelby.

For more information, call Lisa at 315-527-7129, Leigh at 315-271-1615 or Zach at