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Sheperd Funeral Home Was Established In 1825, And Has Been Opertaing Funeral Homes In Pembroke, Kingston And Carver For Almost 175 Years.
7 Mattakeesett St, Pembroke, MA 02359
www.shepherdfuneralhome.com
(781) 293-6325
 
Shepherd Funeral Home was established in 1825, and has been operating funeral homes in Pembroke, Kingston, and Carver for 182 years. Throughout these years, the funeral homes have been independently owned and operated by the Shepherd family, and Funer...read more
Shepherd Funeral Home was established in 1825, and has been operating funeral homes in Pembroke, Kingston, and Carver for 182 years. Throughout these years, the funeral homes have been independently owned and operated by the Shepherd family, and Funeral Directors who have been with the firm for many years. We are always striving to provide professional, caring service with dignity, to our families, and the communities we serve. A Brief History ? 1825 ~ A coffin maker, Seth Jones, started the funeral home. ? 1865 ~ Seth's two sons, E. Morton & S. Lincoln took over the business. ? 1880 ~ Funeral home moved to its present site at Mattakeesett Street. ? 1887 ~ Ownership transferred to S. Lincoln's daughter, Addie, and her husband, Joseph J. (J.J.) Shepherd. ? 1911 ~ J.J.'s sons, Herbert L. & Burton J., began work in the firm. ? 1912 ~ Burton J. Shepherd purchased location in Kingston, and relocated there. ? 1914 ~ Purchased location in Hanover. ? 1917 ~ Purchased location in Duxbury.1919 Third son, Melvin joined the family business. ? 1919 ~ Herbert L. Shepherd moved to Whitman, thus bringing Shepherd Funeral homes to that town. ? 1920 ~ Purchased location in Duxbury. ? 1925 ~ J.J. Shepherd & Sons became incorporated. ? 1927 ~ J.J. Shepherd elected President, Burton Shepherd, Chairman & Herbert Shepherd elected Treasurer. ? 1928 ~ J.J. Shepherd died, wife Addie became President. ? 1943 ~ Burton Shepherd elected President. ? 1953 ~ Henry C. Young elected a director, and became a stockholder. ? 1954 ~ LeForrest Roberts became a stockholder. ? 1966 ~ Herbert L. Shepherd died, and LeForrest Roberts was elected clerk. Henry C. Young became Treasurer. ? 1969 ~ Burton J. Shepherd died, LeForrest Roberts became the President. ? 1978 ~ Albert A. Frates, Jr. & Paul D. Sullivan were elected assistant treasurers, and became stockholders. ? 1981 ~ Albert A. Frates became President and clerk, and Paul D. Sullivan became Vice President and treasurer. ? 1987 ~ Purchased location in Carver. ? 1994 ~ Paul Sullivan died, leaving Albert Frates sole owner of the company ? 1996 ~ Albert Frates died, leaving Janice M. Frates (Albert's wife) as the owner/President of the company.
 
 

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Cremation Services, Funeral Homes & Directors, Funeral Planning, Funeral Services, Pre-Arranged Funeral Plans
  • Licensed, Insured

Areas Served

  • Plymouth

Ownership

  • Female Owned
  • Locally owned
  • Family Owned

Products & Services

  • 24- Hour Hospital Removal Services
  • Air Transport Remains Shipping
  • All Faiths & Cultures
  • Alternative Funeral Services
  • Ash Scattering
  • More
  • Ash Scattering at Sea
  • Babysitting
  • Body Removal
  • Brochures
  • Burial Clothing
  • Burials
  • Burials at Sea
  • Casket Selection
  • Caskets
  • Catering
  • Catholic Funerals
  • Chapels
  • Christian Services
  • Church Services
  • Civil Celebrants
  • Conference Rooms
  • Contemporary Church Services
  • Cosmetic Restoration Services
  • Cremation Gardens & Niches
  • Cremation Supplies
  • Cremations
  • Discounts
  • Disinterment
  • Domestic Remains Shipping
  • Dove Releases
  • Education & Information
  • Embalming
  • Family Owned
  • Family Rooms
  • Financing
  • Funeral Home Services
  • Funeral Planning
  • Funeral Supplies
  • Gift Shops
  • Graveside Services
  • Grief Counseling
  • Guest Books
  • Handicapped Accessibility
  • Hearse Transportation
  • Horse Drawn Carriages
  • In-Home Consultations
  • Infant & Child Funeral Services
  • International Arrangements
  • International Remains Shipping
  • Jewish
  • Jewish Funeral Services
  • Kitchen & Dining Facilities
  • Land Transport Remains Shipping
  • Large Gathering Facilities
  • Legal Referrals
  • Limousine Services
  • Local Arrangements
  • Markers & Plaques
  • Mausoleum, Crypt, & Vault Burials
  • Mementos
  • Memorial Cards
  • Memorial Parks & Gardens
  • Memorial Services
  • Memorials at Sea
  • Military & Veteran's Services
  • Monument Cleaning
  • Monuments
  • Next Day Service
  • No Casket Cremations
  • Non-Denominational
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Obituaries & Death Notices
  • On-Site Cemetery
  • On-Site Crematory
  • On-Site Florist
  • One-Day Services
  • Organ Music
  • Out- of- Country Funeral Arrangements
  • Out-of-State Arrangements
  • Permanent Memorials
  • Pet Cemeteries & Crematories
  • Pet Cremations
  • Pet Memorials
  • Pet Urns
  • Police Escorts
  • Pre-Cremation Viewings
  • Prearranged Funeral Planning & Counseling
  • Private Services
  • Processions
  • Reception Centers
  • Remains Delivery
  • Remains Identification
  • Remembrance Jewelry
  • Sea Transport Remains Shipping
  • Shipping
  • Simple Funeral Services
  • Small Sized Graves
  • Social Security Services
  • Statewide Casket Delivery
  • Thank You Cards
  • Traditional Services
  • Urns
  • Utility Cars
  • Veteran's Cemetery
  • Veteran's Services
  • Viewing Areas
  • Less

Customers Served

  • Residential, Commercial, Industrial

Emergency Service

  • Emergency service available
 

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Shepherd Funeral Home was established in 1825, and has been operating funeral homes in Pembroke, Kingston, and Carver for 182 years. Throughout these years, the funeral homes have been independently owned and operated by the Shepherd family, and Funeral Directors who have been with the firm for many years. We are always striving to provide professional, caring service with dignity, to our families, and the communities we serve. A Brief History ? 1825 ~ A coffin maker, Seth Jones, started the funeral home. ? 1865 ~ Seth's two sons, E. Morton & S. Lincoln took over the business. ? 1880 ~ Funeral home moved to its present site at Mattakeesett Street. ? 1887 ~ Ownership transferred to S. Lincoln's daughter, Addie, and her husband, Joseph J. (J.J.) Shepherd. ? 1911 ~ J.J.'s sons, Herbert L. & Burton J., began work in the firm. ? 1912 ~ Burton J. Shepherd purchased location in Kingston, and relocated there. ? 1914 ~ Purchased location in Hanover. ? 1917 ~ Purchased location in Duxbury.1919 Third son, Melvin joined the family business. ? 1919 ~ Herbert L. Shepherd moved to Whitman, thus bringing Shepherd Funeral homes to that town. ? 1920 ~ Purchased location in Duxbury. ? 1925 ~ J.J. Shepherd & Sons became incorporated. ? 1927 ~ J.J. Shepherd elected President, Burton Shepherd, Chairman & Herbert Shepherd elected Treasurer. ? 1928 ~ J.J. Shepherd died, wife Addie became President. ? 1943 ~ Burton Shepherd elected President. ? 1953 ~ Henry C. Young elected a director, and became a stockholder. ? 1954 ~ LeForrest Roberts became a stockholder. ? 1966 ~ Herbert L. Shepherd died, and LeForrest Roberts was elected clerk. Henry C. Young became Treasurer. ? 1969 ~ Burton J. Shepherd died, LeForrest Roberts became the President. ? 1978 ~ Albert A. Frates, Jr. & Paul D. Sullivan were elected assistant treasurers, and became stockholders. ? 1981 ~ Albert A. Frates became President and clerk, and Paul D. Sullivan became Vice President and treasurer. ? 1987 ~ Purchased location in Carver. ? 1994 ~ Paul Sullivan died, leaving Albert Frates sole owner of the company ? 1996 ~ Albert Frates died, leaving Janice M. Frates (Albert's wife) as the owner/President of the company.