Celebrating the life of O. Sheldon Best
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Sheldon is survived by his two daughters, Deanna (Duane) Ralston, Virginia (Robert) Bender; four grandchildren, Daniel (Elizabeth) Ralston, Debra Ralston, Victoria (Anthony) Sabaj, Christopher (Valerie) Bender; seven great-grandchildren, Ana, Claire, Nick, Shane Sabaj and Brianna, Brody Ralston and Alexandra Bender; sister, Leone Deckard of Rockford; many nephews and nieces; dear friend Carla Morrison of Rockford.
Sheldon was predeceased by his wife, Genevieve Best on June 12, 2005; a granddaughter; two sons; three brothers, Shirl Best who died in the service during WW II, Lowell Best, Nevin Best; sister, Retta Prell.
Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2017 with a visitation starting at 9:00 a.m. in Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago with Major Everett Jordan of the Salvation Army Rockford Temple Corps. officiating. Interment in Durand Cemetery in Durand.