Carl L. Sheldon 1929-2018

COLUMBUS — Carl L. Sheldon, 88, of Columbus and formerly of Warren, entered into eternal rest Friday, March 2, 2018, at Mount Carmel West Hospital in Columbus.

He was born Oct. 16, 1929, in Newton Falls, the son of Charlie and Alice Lawrence Sheldon, and had lived in Trumbull County most of his life.

A crane operator at U.S. Gypsum, Carl had been a member of New Covenant Baptist Church in Lordstown.

He enjoyed collecting license plates and had been to swap meets all over the country. He also enjoyed camping and traveling.

Fond memories of Carl live on with his beloved wife, Evelyn Bonsall Sheldon, whom he married Oct. 29, 1949; two sons, Allan (Pat) Luther of Columbus and Edward Lee (Cindy) Sheldon of Warren; two grandchildren, Keith and Karen Sheldon; four great-grandchildren, Carolyn, Kristina, Matthew and Abigail Sheldon; a brother, George (Paula) Sheldon of Lordstown; and a sister-in-law, Ellen Sheldon of Niles.

Preceding him in death are his parents; a son, Charles Lindley Sheldon; and a brother, Lewis Sheldon.

Services are 11 a.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018, at Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, with the Rev. John Krause officiating.

Burial will follow at Pine Knoll Cemetery.

Friends may call 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road, NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated to serving your loved ones. This obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to

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