Friends, family remember legendary Yankee announcer
Family and friends remembered legendary Yankees announcer Bob Sheppard today in Baldwin.
A wake for Sheppard was held at the Fullerton Home on Merrick Road today between 2-4 p.m. and 7- 9 p.m. The wake will continue tomorrow at the same time.
Sheppard's funeral will be Thursday at St. Christopher's Church in Baldwin.
Sheppard was behind the microphone at Yankee Stadium from 1951 to 2007. He passed away Sunday at the age of 99.
Yankees announcer Bob Sheppard dies