UPDATED: Arrangements for Brother Shepperd Grant

TWU Local 100 and workers at the Liberty Lines Transit Depot in Valhalla, NY are mourning the unexpected death of veteran Bus Operator Shepperd E. Grant on November 24, 2021.


There will be a Service on Saturday, December 4 at the Eternity Funeral Service, 725 Gun Hill Road, in the Bronx. The Viewing will take place from 9am to 10am, with the Service from 10am to 11am. A Final Viewing will take place after the Service from 11am to 12 Noon. Then Brother Grant's remains will be taken to Kensico Cemetery in Vallhalla, NY. May he Rest in Peace.


Brother Grant had just pulled his bus into the depot, filed his paperwork, and collapsed in the breakroom area.  He was only 50 years old.


Private Lines Division Chair Carlos Bernabel expressed the shock and sorrow of the entire Liberty Lines workforce.  “Brother Grant was a wonderful man.  He was friendly, quiet, very professional, and a great union supporter.  The entire Depot is in mourning.”


Brother Grant had 18 years on the job.  


Please keep Brother Grant’s family in your thoughts and prayers.