Dorene Sheldon

Obituary of Dorene Sheldon

Dorene Nell Sheldon, 81, passed away at Oregon Health Science University in Portland, Oregon on October 5, 2017. She was born in Delta, Utah on June 19, 1936 to Inez (Snow) and Milton Ward Moody. On August 7, 1959 Dorene married Ronald Bertram Sheldon in St. George, Utah. Mrs. Sheldon was a lifetime member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and held many service and leadership positions. She enjoyed hiking, taking walks, visiting the beach, family time and was a tutor to children. She also liked music, playing the piano and serving others. Dorene is survived by her husband Ron Sheldon of Goldendale, Washington; daughters and their husbands Lori Sheldon Jones (Greg) of Ventura, California, Wendy Sheldon Connelly (Mike) of Bountiful, Utah, Cindi Sheldon Nelson (Dave) of Chandler, Arizona, Kristi Sheldon Park (Art) of Wilsonville, Oregon, and Valerie Sheldon Gage (Bill) of Portland, Oregon; 16 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Goldendale, Washington.