News Death Notice

SHELTON, Ralph E. age 62, of Trotwood, Ohio, born in Charlottesville, VA, passed away Friday, January 31, 2014. A graduate of Dunbar High School, Class of 1969. He served in the U. S. Marine Corps and was a graduate of Miami Jacobs College. Preceded in death by his parents, Hugh and Mary Hart; Godmother, Carrie Lowery. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Rhonda Shelton; daughters, Stacy (Theron) Ewing, Rondel Richardson (Juan Ford); stepson, Andrew Coleman; brother, Nathaniel Shelton (Ruby Starks); grandsons, DeRay Owens, Joshua Ware, Rodney Richardson; great grandchildren, Paeton Owens and Bentley Ware, all of Dayton; God-sisters, Cheryl Meadows and Serida Lowery; a host of nieces and nephews, best friend, Perry Thomas, childhood friend, Genie Yeldell. Funeral service will be held 11 am Friday, February 7, 2014 at the House of Wheat Funeral Home, Inc., 2107 N. Gettysburg Ave. Pastor Therman C. Sampson, II, eulogist. Interment Dayton National Cemetery. Visitation from 9 to 11 am. Family will receive friends from 10 to 11 am. Condolences may be expressed at houseofwheat@woh.rr.com

Funeral Home

House Of Wheat Funeral Home Inc
2107 N Gettysburg Ave Dayton, OH 45406
(937) 274-1693

Published in Dayton Daily News on Feb. 6, 2014