Shepard A. Ellis


Shepard A. Ellis, May 5, 2022

Beloved husband of the late Faith (Kusmer) Ellis; dear father of Terry Izraelevitz (David) of Los Alamos, NM, Karolyn Ellis of Canyon City, CO, and L. Scott Ellis (Carol) of Lake Saint Louis, MO; grandfather of Joseph Izraelevitz (Lauren Hosek), Jacob Izraelevitz (Leah Mendelson), Adam Izraelevitz (Christine Santiago), Jen Leifheit (Andy), Steven Ellis (Anya); greatgrandfather of Nathan, Audrey, Winnifer, Mia, Emma, Sarah, Grace, and Sam; son of the late Samuel and the late Lottie (Satz) Ellis; dear brother of the late Phillip Ellis (late Doris) (late Gloria); dear uncle, cousin, and friend to many.

Graveside service is Monday, May 9, at 10:30 am at Beth Hamedrosh Hagodol Cemetery, 9125 Ladue Road.  Memorial contributions in Shep’s memory may be sent to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or a charity of your choice.  Please visit for more information. BERGER MEMORIAL SERVICE