Jack Sheldon

Nov 30, 1931 – Dec 27, 2019 (Age 88)


November 30, 1931
December 27, 2019


Jack Sheldon was a jazz trumpeter and singer who was known for his work on "The Merv Griffin Show" and "Schoolhouse Rock." For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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I am sorry regarding the loss of your loved one. May you find peace in remembering the things he did, in life.

Thank You for your many talents. Deepest condolences to the family.

Dear Sheldon Family,
We are truly saddened to hear about the death of Jack Sheldon, and we send our heartfelt condolences to you during this most difficult time. The world has certainly lost a talented person. We are thankful he shared his remarkable musical talents with us and he will certainly be missed. He had a special gift that made the trumpet come alive and talk to us.

I grew up listening to his music and as a child, I was mesmerized by Schoolhouse Rock because of the...

Dear Jessie and Family,
I hope you remember me - we went to school together from kindergarten through third grade and were best friends! We used to go swimming together and play at your house. I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad. He had such a full and meaningful life! I saw him at Disney World where he was playing about 35 years ago and asked how you were. It was so good to see him. His greatest accomplishment was having a daughter as special as you...

God is a God of all Comfort

I'm sorry for the loss of Mr. Jack. Please find peace and comfort in the fond memories that you shared with your loved one.

Condolences to the family of Jack Sheldon,

May the encouraging words on this site and love from other family members and friends help you to cope with losing your dear one, Jack Sheldon. May the Hearer of All Prayers give you power beyond what is normal to endure each day ahead.

January 6, 2020

Dear Family, Friends, and Neighbors of Mr. Jack Sheldon:

I will continue to lift your names up in prayer, especially during this difficult time. Jack was a gifted person. And he will b missed by all those people who knew, and loved him.

He lived life to the fullest, and he used his skills to benefit him self,and to help others. It is said that if you have a gift, or gifts, and you don't use them, you could lose them.

I am using my...