March 13, 1956 - May 19, 2021
GOLDEN, Mr. Sheldon - Age 65, passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2021. Family hour 10:00AM Thursday May 27, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM. Brother Brown officiating. Interment Lovedale Memorial Cemetery, G-5175 E. Bristol Rd. Burton, MI. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the funeral home 10:00 AM Thursday. Mr. Golden will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, and may be viewed from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Wednesday. Mr. Sheldon Golden was born on March 13, 1956 in Flint, MI born into the union of Raymond and Shirley Golden. At the age of 65, he made his transition from this earth on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. Sheldon attended Flint public schools graduating from Flint Northwestern High School c/o 1974. Upon graduation, Sheldon went on to work for the city of Flint where he was a heavy equipment operator in charge of maintaining the City of Flint streets where he retired after 44 dedicated years of service (except for working Fridays). Sheldon was an active member of local AFSCME 1600. Sheldon attended The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses where he was actively studying and attending meetings. He loved spending time with his family, traveling, playing pool, he kept a joke or a saying, his love for hats and was an excellent dresser. He leaves to cherish to his memory: 3 daughters, Sholanda (Ranard) Crofton of Grand Blanc, MI, Shavon Golden of Davison, MI, Kendra Golden of Memphis, TN; grandchildren, Darryl Caldwell II, Shariah Phifer, Shatoya Golden, Lauren Golden, Jaylon Branch, Kadijah Holiday, Sheldon Golden Jr., Iyonna Branch, Matthew Blacknall, Skylar Conway, DeQuanda Crofton, Xavier Crofton, Narshia Crofton, Eniya Crofton, Meekaal Crofton; great-grandchildren, Sadyreyon Cox, Miayal Harris, Khayal Jones, Khalil Miles and Amiyla Terry. mother, Shirley Golden-Hoilett of Flint, MI, 4 brothers and 2 sisters, Kenneth (Kenya) Golden, Cleon Golden, Jerome Copeland all of Flint, MI, Anthony (Carrie) Golden Louisville, KY, Linda Jones of Flint, MI, Sandria (Montez) Blackburn of Mount Morris, MI; special nephew, Raymond (Vanche) Golden, special nieces, Pam Reid, Kenyatta Golden, Kiera Golden; a host of other nieces and nephews; aunts, Lolita Bright, Jessie Adams, Leila Adams; uncle, Franklin Golden (Red); sister-in-law, Ruby Miller; brother-in-law, Van Roshell; Previous wife of many years, Edith Golden; a host of other relatives, cousins and friends including special cousins, Alvin Golden, Floyd Cross, Michael Adams, Donald Adams, Lucian Adams, Donald Bright, Destiny Porter; special friends, Kurt Brown, Curtis Smith, George Johnson, Tyron Carroll and Terry Davis. Sheldon was preceded in death by his father, Raymond Golden; stepmother, Brenda Golden; brother, Raymond Golden Jr.; sister, Raymonda Shim and son, Sheldon Golden.
GOLDEN, Mr. Sheldon - Age 65, passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2021. Family hour 10:00AM Thursday May 27, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM. Brother Brown... View Obituary & Service Information
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