Sheldon Hillman
1944 - 2015
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Sheldon H. Hillman
1944-2015
Shelly Hillman passed away in Houston on December 19, 2015. The most important people in Shelly's life were his wife Margery of 47 years, his daughter Deborah and husband Shy, along with their children, Riley and Ian, his son Daniel and wife Jessica and their son Porter, his twin brother Malvin and his beloved golden retriever Ranger.
He spent his entire career of over 36 years working for Shell Oil in New York, California and Houston. Shelly supported his civic community by beginning the Constable program in his and surrounding neighborhoods. He was recognized on multiple occasions by the Harris County Constable's Department for his ongoing contributions and dedication to the community.
Shelly could always be found with a smile on his face while walking one of his beloved Golden Retrievers.
Graveside Service will be held at 3:00 pm, Tuesday, December 22nd at Beth Yeshurun Cemetery, 1037 N Post Oak Road. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a contribution to Golden Beginnings the Golden Retriever Rescue of Houston.



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Published in Houston Chronicle on Dec. 21, 2015.
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February 5, 2016
Gosh, I am so sorry. I did not know that my cousin Sheldon passed away. His mother Hedwig and my Dad Harry were brother and sister. We lost touch after our parents died. I was the little cousin to Helen, Sheldon, Albert and Milton. I would love to meet you all someday. I live in Florida with my husband Howie. Growing up I loved Sheldon. We used to visit Aunt Hedwig and Uncle Ben quite often in Mass. Again, I am sorry to hear of his passing.
Phyllis Thal Boyar
January 8, 2016
My deepest condolences to the family. It was an honor to have known Mr. Hillman. I will miss his smiling face and our conversations we had, specially about Shell.
He will be greatly missed.
Dora Epps
December 21, 2015
Please accept my deepest sympathy on your loss. Shelly was always a kind, compassionate, and ethical gentleman. He was a wonderful mentor to me. It was my privilege to work with him.

Shelly loved and adored his family dearly and enjoyed talking about each one of them. He clearly loved being a grandfather.

I will miss our conversations and his invaluable advice. I will be praying for your family during this difficult time.

RIP my friend! God bless you always!
Kathy Fryar
December 21, 2015
As a fellow Tilden H.S. Alumni I am sorry to learn of Sheldon's passing. I was impressed to read about his dedication to providing help to his community. May he rest in peace.
December 21, 2015
I send my sincere condolences to Shelly's family during this time of grief. His smiling face and willingness to help will be missed by his friends and neighbors. RIP my friend and God speed.
Monte Dunten
December 21, 2015
I'm grateful for all my wonderful memories of Shelly - the road trip to Steamboat Springs, the wedding, a movie and Chinese food in the good Jewish tradition of Christmas and especially being in the waiting room with him in anticipation of Porter's birth. His love for his family was wonderfully obvious. I will miss him. Love to all. Deb Grojean
December 21, 2015
Deb I am so terribly sorry for you and your family. I know you adored your Dad. Let us know if we can help with anything.
Sherri Lebredo
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