Sept. 20, 1942 -- Sept. 6, 2012
Timothy C. Sheldon, age 69, resident of Willard, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2012. He was born on September 20, 1942 in Norwalk, Ohio. Tim retired from ODOT as a maintenance worker.
He was a member of the Marine Corp League in Norwalk, Biker Memorial Fund, Charter Member of the Harley Owners Group, Charter Member of American Legion Riders in Willard, and the Willard Elks. He was an organizer for Toys for Tots in Willard and an active member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Willard.
Tim was an avid golfer, enjoyed camping and wintering in South Carolina. He was a Harley Davidson enthusiast and loved the Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians and Ohio State Buckeyes. Tim never met a a person he didn't like. He also enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Timothy is survived by his soul mate of 34 years, Alice (Andres) Sheldon; five children, Col. Daniel (Brenda) Barnett of Columbus, Georgia, Jennifer (Ronald) Meisner of Findlay, Ohio, Thomas (Lori) Barnett of Willard, Marcus (Kathe) Sheldon of North Fairfield, and Matthew (Mary Beth) Sheldon of Norwalk; 12 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; 1 brother, Charles Robert (Barbara) Sheldon of Mentor, Ohio and 3 nephews and 2 nieces.
He is preceded in death by his father, Russell (Doris) Sheldon and mother, Rose (Jim) Bates.
Friends may call on Sunday, September 9, 2012 at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, from 2:00 to 6:00 PM. The funeral service will be held on Monday, September 10, 2012 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Willard at 11:00 AM, with Rev. Roger Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Willard.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Biker's Memorial Fund or the Trinity Lutheran Church. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.