Huntington-Sheldon-Obituary

Dr. Huntington Sheldon M.D.

Shelburne, Vermont

Jan 14, 1930 – Dec 29, 2017 (Age 87)

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Dr. Huntington Sheldon M.D.Shelburne - Dr. Huntington "Skip" Sheldon of Shelburne, Vermont died unexpectedly after a brief illness at his home on Friday December 29, 2017. He was born in NYC on January 14, 1930. Skip and his family moved to Amagansett, NY when he was 6 years old; this...

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Dear Mrs. Sheldon and Family,

I send you my heartfelt condolences and support on the loss of Skip whom I had the honor to know as both Skip and Dr. Sheldon.
Our acquaintance started in 1973 with skiing: we were introduced by a contemporary of mine on the Canadian Ski Team coached by Skip. I was looking for a research assistantship prior to medical school and he referred me to the late Dr. John Beck who led the University Clinic and Clinical Scholars' program at McGill/Royal...

I have fond memories of Dr. Sheldon while in Medical School at McGill in the early '60s. It seemed he had done so much and while coursing through Pathology, I remember him impressing on us the only three ways to answer any question: Yes, No, I don't know.

Glad to have passed through his hands,

Dear Mrs Sheldon and family,

It is with much sadness that we learned of the recent passing away of your husband Skip. We have only met him for a short moment when my wife Doris, Louis Vadeboncoeur and I visited the both of you not so long ago. We knew that your husband had accomplished a great deal in his life but it is when we read his obituary that we measured how much he contributed to others and how very much he lived his life passionately. He truly is a model for all of...