Frederick  Sheldon

Obituary of Frederick S. Sheldon

Frederick S. Sheldon, 85, died December 19, 2020, at Meadowood in Worcester, PA, where he had resided for the past 6 years. 

Formerly of Ambler, PA, he was born in Albany, NY, on September 26, 1935, to Sherwood and Grace (Knox) Sheldon.  He was raised in Michigan and was a graduate of East Grand Rapids High School and the University of Michigan where he was a member of Psi Upsilon fraternity.  He was a consummate salesman and spent the bulk of his career in the institutional furniture industry.  He will be remembered for his quick wit and engaging manner, and his love of trivia, politics, and Big Ten Football. 

He leaves behind his wife of 59 years, Dana Morgan Sheldon, and his four children.  Laura Sheldon Grimes (Todd) of Burlington, KY, Andrew Sheldon (Julie) of Port Hadlock WA, Todd Sheldon (Mary) of Marietta, GA and Douglas Sheldon (Laura) of Kensington, MD; and seven grandchildren:  Frances, Rita, Elizabeth, Lindsay, Thomas, Morgan, and Olivia. 

He was preceded in death by his brother, John Sheldon; and his sister, Grace Sheldon. 

Due to the pandemic, a private family service has been postponed to a later date.  Those wishing to make a contribution in his name can do so to the Meadowood Benevolence Fund.  Meadowood 3205 Skippack Pike, Lansdale, PA.

A Memorial Tree was planted for Frederick
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