Madeline I. Sheldon, 78 of Cedar Springs, died Friday, November 4, 2011 at Spectrum Health Butterworth Campus. Madeline was born March 21, 1933 in Grand Rapids, MI the daughter of Fred and Ella (VanCleve) Wert. Surviving are three sons, Terry (Beverly) Sheldon, Frank (Debbie) Sheldon, Mark (Debbie) Sheldon all of Cedar Springs; two grandchildren, Chris and Mark; many great grandchildren; brother, David (Marilyn) Wert of Grand Rapids; sisters, Virginia Robinson of Cedar Springs, Beulah (Gary) Chase of Sparta, Patricia (Harry) Silverthorn of Greenville, Darlene (Jerry) Elder of Newaygo; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank and a grandson, Troy. The family received friends Tuesday from 6-8 pm at the Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home, Cedar Springs, where services were held on Wednesday 11:00 am. Elder Dennis Welch officiating. Interment Pierson Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness and their Worldwide Preaching Work.
Arrangements by Bliss Witters & Pike Funeral Home, Cedar Springs