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Obituary for Elizabeth J. Sheldon

In Loving Memory
Elizabeth J. (Lord) Sheldon
May 3, 2021

Elizabeth J. (Lord) Sheldon, 98, of Oswego, NY; passed away Monday, at Seneca Hill Manor. She was born in Elk City, OK; daughter of John and Sarah Lineberry Lord. She worked for the Oswego County Clerks Office for 32 years before retiring in 2002. She was a member of the New Haven United Methodist Church and the New Haven Home Bureau. She was the Tax Collector for the Town of New Haven.

She was pre-deceased by her husband Floyd; her grandson, Patrick; and her siblings, Evelyn Vandine, Clarence Lord, Ethel Shirley and Edith Boydston.

Elizabeth is survived by her children, Crystal (William) McDermott, of New Haven, NY, Lynn C. (Debra Strauss) Sheldon, of Washington, D.C. Craig (Barbara) Sheldon, of New Haven, NY and Jeffrey (Lynn E.) Sheldon, of Mexico, NY; and grandchildren, Jennifer (Gary) Francisco, Shannon (Shari) McDermott, Abby (Hunter) Kurtz, Benjamin (Maureen) Sheldon, Jason (Darcy) Sheldon, Zachary Sheldon, Lucas Sheldon, Hannah Sheldon, Libby Sheldon, Cooper Sheldon and Emery Sheldon; along with 11 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren.

Graveside Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 8, 2021 from New Haven Rural Cemetery, New Haven, NY. Arrangements are in care of Harter Funeral Home, Inc. 9 Washington Avenue, Mexico, NY 13114.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to the New Haven United Methodist Church.

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