Katherine Shepherd
Jeanne Cooper
Jeanne Cooper as Katherine Shepherd
The Young and the Restless
Portrayed by: Jeanne Cooper (1973-2013)
Gisele Mackenzie (1986; temp)
Michael Learned (2011; temp)
Duration: 1973-2013
First appearance: November 1973
Last appearance: May 3, 2013
Cause/reason: Death
Created by: William J. Bell
Family: Shepherd family
Alias(es): Marge Cotrooke (alias)
Gender: Female
Born: October 25, 1928
Died: August 1, 2013
Cause of death: Brain Tumor
Occupation: Owner of Chancellor Industries
Residence: The Chancellor Estate
12 Foothill Road
Genoa City, Wisconsin
Parents: Walter Shepherd (father, deceased)
Unknown woman (mother, deceased)
Siblings: None/unknown
Marital status: Patrick Murphy (married; 05/2009-09/2013)
Past marriage(s): Gary Reynolds (dissolved; 19??-19??)
Phillip Chancellor (dissolved; 19??-1976)
Derek Thurston (divorced; 1978-1981)
Rex Sterling (divorced; 1988-1990)
Rex Sterling (dissolved; 1992-1994)
Children: Brock Reynolds (son, with Gary)
Tucker McCall (son, with Arthur) {given up for adoption}
Francis Murphy (step-son, deceased)
Grandchildren: Mackenzie Browning (granddaughter, via Brock)
Devon Hamilton (grandson, via Tucker)
Great-grandchildren: D.J. Hellstrom (great-grandson, via Mac)
Becca Hellstrom (great-granddaughter, via Mac)
Romances: John Abbott (lovers; 19??-19??, deceased)
Arthur Hendricks (affair/lovers; 1957)
Douglas Austin (dated; 19??-19??)
Felipe Ramirez (affair/lovers; 19??, deceased)
Jerry Cashman (dated; 19??-19??, deceased)
Brent Davis (lovers; 1985, deceased)
Mitchell Sherman (dated, 1986)
Arthur Hendricks (dated/engaged; 2004)
Katherine Shepherd Murphy (formerly Reynolds, Chancellor, Thurston & Sterling) was a fictional character on the CBS daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless.

Actress History:Edit

  • Jeanne Cooper (11/1973-05/2013)
  • Gisele Mackenzie (1986; temp)
  • Michael Learned (11/2011-12/2011; temp)

Other Information:Edit

  • Presumed deceased November 7, 2008 to January 22, 2009

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