William Elliot Shelton, 54, of Connellsville, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday December 10, 2020 at his home.
He was born on September 23, 1966 in Connellsville, a son of Alice Tinsley Betters and the late Edward Shelton Sr.
For many years, William worked as a forklift operator for Williamhouse.
William is survived by his loving wife, Gwendolyn (McFadden) Shelton; children, Brittanie Smith and friend Christopher Key of Mt. Pleasant, Leonard Smith Jr. and wife Sharris of NSW Erina Australia, Chelsea Shelton and fiancé Raymond Oldland of Connellsville and William Shelton Jr. and friend Nicole Shirey of Connellsville; grandchildren, Jayda Key, Steven Ritenour Jr., Michael Ritenour, Aston Smith, and Quinn Smith; his mother, Alice Tinsley Betters; siblings, Joseph Leos, Star Smitley, Vivian Leos, Mark Leos, Rochelle Williams, and Edward Shelton Jr.
In addition to his father, William was proceeded in death by his paternal grandfather, Joseph Shelton; paternal grandmother, Emily Shelton; maternal grandmother, Veatles Tinsley and maternal grandfather, Moses Jones.
Funeral arrangements are under the care and supervision of the PAUL G. FINK FUNERAL HOME, INC. 418 North Pittsburgh Street Connellsville, PA 15425.
In following with William’s wishes, there will be no visitation or services held and interment will be private.
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