Kent W. Sheldon

SCHODACK LANDING - Kent W. Sheldon, 84, of Schodack Landing, passed away suddenly  Friday, December 17, 2021, at the Veterans Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. Kent was born in Hudson, NY.  son of the late Roland and Ruth Sheldon.

He graduated in 1955 from Columbia High School in East Greenbush.

Kent proudly served in the Marine Corps from 1957 to 1960. 

He retired as owner of  Sheldon Trucking Inc.

Kent enjoyed golfing, was an avid fan of the NY Yankees, and loved his dog Molly.

Predeceased by his wife Jeanette (Zacharewski) Sheldon, Siblings Todd Sheldon,  Ned R. Sheldon, and Nancy Place

Survivors include two sons Kip W. (Corine) Sheldon and Douglas (April)  Sheldon

Five grandchildren: Kara Sheldon, Nicole Sheldon, Alec Sheldon, Tyler (Amanda) Sheldon, Austin Sheldon, and one great granddaughter Gracie Sheldon


Relatives and friends are invited to his calling hours Monday February 21, 2022 from 4:00-7:00 pm at The Wm. J. Rockefeller funetral Home 165 Columbia Tpk. Rensselaer followed by a memorial service at 7:00 pm with full military honors.



In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Kent’s name to the Humane Society.