S. Dale Sheldon
S. Dale Sheldon, 87, of Hutchinson, Kan., passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019.
Dale was born on Dec. 19, 1931, in Ellsworth, Kan., the son of John and Alice Marie (Crocker) Sheldon. He graduated from Vesper (Kan.) High School in 1949. Dale was united in marriage to Alene L. Wright on May 17, 1959, in Salina, Kan.
He was a United States Army Veteran and member of the American Legion Post #24, McPherson.
Survivors include: his wife, Alene of the home; daughter, Diane Mears (Brad) of McPherson; son, Robert Sheldon (Shannon) of Oak Creek, Colo.; brothers, Jack Sheldon of Holton, Kan., and Bill Sheldon (Darlene) of Homer, AK; three grandchildren and four great-grandsons.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Esther Horrocks.
Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at Stockham Family Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 1, at Stockham Family Funeral Home. Burial will follow at McPherson Cemetery.
Memorial contributions maybe arranged through Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 North Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460.