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Leonard James Shelton

September 5, 1945 ~ October 29, 2017 (age 72)

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Leonard James Shelton,
Age 72, of Wilmington, Ohio, passed away Sunday evening, October 29, 2017 at the Clinton Memorial Hospital in Wilmington.  
 He was born September 5, 1945 in Lynchburg, Ohio, son of the late Glen Nobel  & Reba Eleanor (Warren) Shelton.
 Leonard worked as a cook for Stacy's Restaurant and Vinny's Restaurant and was a  Dishwasher for Bob Evans and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints,  Wilmington.
 Surviving are sister- Shirley Huston, of Martinsville; brothers- Richard  Shelton, of Wilmington & Stanley (Sarah) Shelton, of TX; and  friends-  Christine Curtis and family, of Wilmington, & Tim & Nyalene Watson, of Wilmington.
In addition to his parents, Leonard was preceded in death by his brothers- David Shelton,  Raymond Shelton, & Don Shelton; and sister Dorothy Coonrod.
Memorial Services will be held 7:00 PM, Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints, 2415 Wayne Road, Wilmington, with  Brother Jackson officiating.  Leonard's Graveside Interment service will be at 10:30 AM, Wednesday, November 1, in the Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wilmington, Ohio.
The Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
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 Service Information

Memorial Service
October 31, 2017

7:00 PM

Graveside Service
November 1, 2017

10:30 AM
Sugar Grove Cemetery
West Truesdell Street
Wilmington, OH 45177

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