Gary D. Sheldon, 63

OSWEGO, NY – Gary D. Sheldon, 63, a resident of 19 North Fernwood, Pulaski, NY, passed away on Sunday June 21 at his home.

Born in Oswego, he was a son of the late Robert and Janet (King) Sheldon and had attended Oswego schools.

Gary was a member of Carpenters’ Local #277 for 44 years.

He had a skill as a excellent finish carpenter who loved to work with wood and he enjoyed drafting.

He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed golfing, boating and being near the water.

Surviving are his two daughters, Tessa Jane Sheldon of Chicago and Kristy (Ernie) Mangus of Norfolk, Va.; and two grandsons, Cory and Aaron.

He is also survived by six sisters, Kathy (Louis) Stoner, Linda (Randy) O’Donnell, Cheryl (Tom) Rollin, Deborah (Matthew) Hill all of Oswego, Christine (Dan) Grieve of Nashua, NH., and Mary Beth McCracken of Charleston, SC.

He was predeceased by his brother, Daniel Sheldon.

The family will receive friends at the Dowdle Funeral Home on Friday from 5-7 p.m. with a memorial service to follow the hours.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a St. Joseph’s Hospital,  301 Prospect Ave., Syracuse NY 13203.