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Dana Sheldon

Dana B. Sheldon

Tuesday, April 24th, 1956 - Sunday, October 25th, 2020
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Obituary

Dana B. Sheldon, 64, of Berrien Springs, passed away suddenly at his home on Sunday, October 25, 2020.

A Graveside Service will be held on Friday, November 6, 2020 at 2 PM at Ruggles Cemetery in Baroda officiated by Pastor Jack Miller. Out of respect for the family and guests in attendance masks and proper social distancing will be required. Friends wishing to leave a condolence may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com . Memorial contributions may be made to the family, c/o Judy Sheldon.

Dana was born on April 24, 1956, in Manhattan NY, to Richard & Betty (Schlegel) Sheldon. He graduated from Sacramento State University and spent a year studying overseas at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He had earned a Master’s Degree in History as well as a variety of other degrees. After graduating, Dana served our country proudly in United State Marine Corps. On November 26, 1987, he married the love of his life, Judi Miller, in Portage MI.

For over 30 years, Dana was well known and respected in the car dealership industry. He most recently was employed at LeValley’s and Lexus of Michiana. In 2009, he chose his most beloved occupation of all, Genealogy. His latests projects were from Italy, Spain & Portugal. He loved history and helping people find their families.

Dana is survived by his mother, Betty Sheldon; loving wife of nearly 33 years Judi; sons, Benjamin Sheldon, Aaron Sheldon, and Michael (Laurie) Maruk; daughters, Lorrie (Donald) Upson, Sheri (Geoffrey) Sanderson, and Julie (Peter) Sliter; 16 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and sisters Melissa Sheldon, Mindy Sheldon and Lori Pokell. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Sheldon.
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    Friday, November 6th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    When
    Friday, November 6th, 2020 2:00pm
    Location
    Ruggles Cemetery
    Address
    Stevensville Baroda Rd.
    Baroda, MI 49101
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Pamela L. Rupp

Posted at 01:53pm
Judi so sorry for your loss, prayers for you and your families.
Pam Rupp and Bresa, Toledo, Ohio

Tarek Matar

Posted at 11:04am
My sincere condolences for Judy and the family. I had the chance to interact with Dana in the last weeks of his life. He was helping me with a genealogy project. Dana is shrewd, knowledgeable, friendly and caring. He will be missed dearly.
DM

Dorothy Moley

Posted at 11:20am
Dear Judi, We pray that the support of friends and family will lift you up and comfort you as you face the loss of your beloved husband. We send our love to you and your family at this very sad time.
Dorothy (VanBrocklin) and Kevin Moley
LC

Lyndon Comstock

Posted at 08:37am
On behalf of all of us from the Comstock family, our condolences for the loss of Dana. He's gone too soon.

He and I had a strong connection in researching our family history.

We remember well when he and Judi came to Forest Park Cemetery in Cook County to unveil new gravestones for some of the Comstock ancestors and then to my mother's birthday party afterward. I'll miss the periodic messages I got from him with a new historical document or news clipping that he had uncovered related to people who were on both of our family trees. He'll be missed.

Lyndon
DP

Diana Dwan Poole

Posted at 07:09pm
Dear Judi,
We were shocked and saddened to hear of your sudden loss. Please know how sorry we are, and that we are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. We wish you peace.
Diana and Carl Poole
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