Former St. James Hospital CEO Paul Shepard, Dies at 84

October 29, 2016

HORNELL, NY – The Dagon Funeral Home says that former St. James Hospital leader Paul Shepard died Saturday morning at Elderwood Care at the age of 84. “He was a very dear friend,” said Hornell Mayor Shawn Hogan. “Paul was loved by everyone. I’m sad to hear of his death.”

Paul Shepard was CEO of St. James Hospital in the 1980’s and 1990’s, after Sister Renee retired. He died on his 61st wedding anniversary.