Charlene Patterson Shelton
January 27, 1937- October 14, 2019
Charlene Patterson Shelton, 82, of Tracy’s Landing passed away October 14, 2019 at her home. She was born January 27, 1937 and was raised in Gettysburg, PA. She graduated from Gettysburg High School and as a member of the National Honors Society, she was invited to Eisenhower Farm to hostess for several events. She married William R. Shelton on October 22, 1971 and they made their home in Tracy’s. She had a very successful career as an Executive Assistant with Giant Food, as well as other companies. Charlene enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also loved dancing and will be remembered as a very fun and loving person.
Charlene is survived by her husband of 48 years, William R. “Bob” Shelton, daughter Carol Mae Church of Gaithersburg, step daughter Stephanie Shelton of Capitol Heights, granddaughter Stephanie Davis, great-grandchildren Nevaeh, Erin and Christopher, brother James Patterson and wife Gundi as well as numerous extended family members and friends. She was preceded in death by a granddaughter Christina Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Charlene’s name may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at the link and address below.