Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Childses in:
 • Cleveland Cemetery
 • Cleveland
 • Emery County
 • Utah
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Sheldon Lee Childs
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 19, 1923
Carbon County
Utah, USA
Death: May 22, 2000, USA

Son of Lee and Irene Axelsen Childs.

In 1946 Sheldon married Viola Farnsworth in Elmo, Utah.
They were parents of three children, Dian Valynn (Jim) Jenkins and twins, Terry Bert and Larry Boyd (Vicki) Childs.

He served in the U.S. Marines during WWII and loved fishing and gardening. He was a welder, craftsman and liked the mountains and Utah history.

He was preceeded in death by his wife, parents and son Terry (who died in 1951 at 18 months).

He later married Ruth Erickson Jones on Dec. 31, 1976 and became a step-father to her 4 children. They lived in Price, Utah.

Sheldon is survived by his wife, children, 18 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. Also, his twin sister, Shirley Brown and three other sisters, Leora (Lloyd) Johanson, Ann (Bob) Fivecoat and Velma Allred. 
Family links: 
  Adelbert Lee Childs (1899 - 1989)
  Annie Irene Axelsen Axelsen (1901 - 1989)
  Viola Farnsworth Childs (1927 - 1980)*
  Terry Bert Childs (1949 - 1951)*
  Mary Leora Childs Johansen (1920 - 2014)**
  Shirley Irene Childs Brown (1923 - 2006)**
  Sheldon Lee Childs (1923 - 2000)
  Velma Childs Allred (1932 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Cleveland Cemetery
Emery County
Utah, USA
Plot: a-13-6
Maintained by: Donna Christensen Molgar...
Originally Created by: kent oviatt
Record added: Jun 01, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5500023
Sheldon Lee Childs
Added by: Donna Christensen Molgard
Sheldon Lee Childs
Added by: Donna Christensen Molgard
Sheldon Lee Childs
Cemetery Photo
Added by: LyndaJensen
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Nancy K (Wilcock) Atwood
 Added: Mar. 9, 2013
You are missed.
- Leland Christensen
 Added: Feb. 10, 2011
Love ya, Uncle Shell. xoxoxo
- Donna Christensen Molgard
 Added: Oct. 21, 2010

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service