Funeral services for 89-year old Mrs. Celia E. Sheldon of Parishville, NY will be held Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 3:00 PM at the Seymour Funeral Home in Potsdam with Rev. Leon Sweeney officiating. A spring burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Parishville. Friends may call at the Seymour Funeral Home in Potsdam on Tuesday, from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at 3:00 p.m. Mrs. Sheldon died March 21, 2014 at the United Helpers Maplewood Campus in Canton.
Survivors include her husband, Earl R. Sheldon of Parishville; a brother-in-law, Rupert Sheldon of Lancaster, PA and Parishville and several nieces and nephews. Celia was predeceased by a brother Robert Wood, and a sister Vivian Weegar.
Celia was born in South Colton, NY on February 4, 1925 the daughter of George Wood and Mary Eva (Newton) Wood. She attended Parishville District schools. On October 15, 1949 she married Earl R. Sheldon at the Methodist Parsonage in Parishville. Celia was a former member of the Parishville Vol. Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary. Arrangements are with the Seymour Funeral Home in Potsdam.