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Sheldon H. Tolles III

1943 ~ 2019 (age 75)


Sheldon H. Tolles III, 75 of Geneva-on-the-Lake died Friday Nov. 29th at his home after a long illness. He was born December 6, 1943 in Cleveland, Ohio the son of Sheldon and Jean (Pinks) Tolles II.

He was an electrician who enjoyed woodworking and making toys. He enjoyed golfing and loved being a ranger at the Madison Country Club. In his younger years he liked skiing and he loved living on the lake. He also loved his dogs.

Surviving him is his wife Marcia (Meckes) Tolles whom he married November 5, 1982; two children, Sheldon Tolles IV and Margaret “Peggy” Slife; three grandchildren, Kinsley, August and Levi and his beloved sister, Cathy Crain of Cincinnati, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

The Ashtabula Home of Fleming & Billman Funeral Directors and Crematory, 526 Prospect Rd. Ashtabula is honored to serve the Sheldon Tolles family.

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