On Sunday November 29th, Mike Shepherd passed away at home with his family beside him,. Mike was diagnosed with glioblastoma in the summer of 2019. Mike was a truly wonderful man who was married to the love of his life Linda, and they had two amazing sons, Jeff and Jim.
Many will remember Mike was CEO of Prosperity ONE Credit Union. For the past number of years Mike was a Board member of FirstOntario Credit Union. Very active in his community he was Board Chair of Halton Learning Foundation (HFL) and recently, Chair of HLF’s finance committee. Mike also contributed greatly to the MS Society of Halton as their top fundraiser in Canada. He was a strong supporter of Junior Achievement and the Milton Chamber of Commerce as Chair. Mike was honoured with the Milton Chamber of Commerce Lifetime Achievement Award this past April.
Mike’s love of community and of giving to others has left an indelible legacy.
A lifetime member of the Ontario Credit Union Foundation, Mike’s voice is no longer with us, but his spirit and memory live on.