Sheldon Andrew Easson

Sheldon Andrew Easson, of Lockwood, passed away Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, in the Good Shepherd Community Care and Rehabilitation Facility at the age of 92.
He was born on April 26, 1929 in Red Oak to Clair Davidson and Lena Mamie (Davis) Easson. Easson served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was united in marriage to Nora Ruth Schilling on Oct. 9, 1949 at the Zion Lutheran Church. Sheldon owned and operated Easson’s Sales and Service in Lockwood for many years. He also worked at and retired from United States Postal Service. Easson was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church. He was a Past Commander of the Lockwood American Legion Post #372. He enjoyed Model-t tours as a member of the area Model-t club.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Clair and Lena Easson; his wife, Nora Ruth Easson; and two sisters, Annis Gillock Hixon and Kathryn Langston.
Survivors include three sons, Sheldon A. Easson Jr. and wife Judy, Gregory L. Easson and wife Darlene, and Edward H. Easson and wife Beth; one sister, Ruth Neill and husband John; one sister-in-law, Dorothy Schilling Davis; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 4, 2021, in Lockwood Cemetery. Friends and family were welcome to view and pay their respects at their convenience from 12-5 p.m Sunday in Greenfield Funeral Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lockwood American Legion Post #372. Services are under the care of Greenfield Funeral Chapel.


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