Sheldon H. Helin

Sheldon H. Helin, 78, of Sarasota, Fla., passed on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. He was born Feb. 8, 1935, in Jamestown, N.Y. He is survived by three daughters: Deborah Motchok, Sherri Ellis and Julie Morris, and one son, Gregory Helin, five grandchildren, and one great-grandchild, all of Sarasota; and a brother, Ralph Helin of Kiantone, N.Y. A memorial service will be held on Thursday in Sarasota. Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church or The Animal Rescue Coalition of Sarasota.