Denise A. Shelton

Burial Date:

December 29, 2017

Birth & Death Date:

August 2, 1969 - December 24, 2017

Funeral Home:

Hempel Funeral Home (Directions)


Hempel Funeral Home (Directions)

Denise Ann Shelton, 48 years of age, and a former resident of Amherst, passed away Christmas Eve, at the home of her mother, following a 11 month battle with cancer.
Denise was born Aug. 2, 1969 in Dalton, GA. coming to Amherst, OH as a child where she was raised and lived most of her life. She was a 1987 graduate of Marion L. Steele High School.
Denise had been employed at the Wooster Brush Co in Elyria for eighteen years. She was a loving mother and devoted grandmother, cherishing every moment she spent caring for her family. Some of her favorite things in life where cooking and grilling meals and riding motorcycles with her family and friends.
Survivors include her cherished mother, Dawn Wesley (nee Bodzash); beloved daughters Tristan "Trish" Shelton of Lorain and Crystal Turner of Elyria as well as her treasured grandchildren, Lucas, Logan, Landen, EJ, and Jade.
She was preceded in death by her son Jake Turner in 2011.
Friends may call Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, from 11am until the time of funeral services at 1pm at the Hempel Funeral Home; 373 Cleveland Ave., Amherst. Burial will follow at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst, Ohio.
For those unable to attend please visit the funeral home's website to share a memory and sign the guest register,

Burial Location

Section: - R - Lot Number: 18A Space: 2


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