In lieu of flowers the family suggest memorial contributions to Hospice Compassus in care of the Sheldon-Goodrich Funeral Home.
Larry Theodore Sheldon was born November 10, 1940 to Irwin Sheldon and Lourene (Garrison) Sheldon. He passed away November 20, 2018 at his home in Osceola, Missouri.
He joined the Army and served for 2 years. After his service Larry moved to Kansas City where he worked for the City of Kansas City, Missouri then later went to work for the City of Independence, Missouri until his retirement.
Larry was united in marriage to Janice Brown January 11, 1973, from that union two children were born, Scott and Kristin Sheldon.
He loved to hunt and fish. He loved just walking in the woods.
Larry was preceded in death by his father and mother, Irwin and Lourene Sheldon; sister, Marjorie Lytton and two sons, Phyllip and Darrin Sheldon.
He is survived by his wife Jan of the home; children, Scott Sheldon and wife Christy of Kansas City, Missouri; daughter, Kristin Kluender and husband Gary of Blue Springs, Missouri; brother Lester Sheldon and wife Janna of Osceola, Missouri; 7 grandchildren, Haley Sheldon, Lindsey Sheldon, Tyler Sheldon, Mason Kluender, Natasha, Joshua and Deaven along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends who will miss him very much.