Sheldon J. Begay

Desert View Funeral Home

Sheldon J. Begay

Salt Lake City - Sheldon J. Begay, 47 of Salt Lake City, Utah passed from this life Wednesday, September 08, 2021 at home peacefully, surrounded by his families. He was born January 06, 1974 in Gouldings, Utah to the late Benny N. Begay and Jane Virginia Joe.

Sheldon graduated from Kirtland Central High School in Kirtland, New Mexico. He then went onto Kicking Horse Job Corp in 1995, Certified in Heavy Equipment Operator. Sheldon was a member and worked for Iron Worker Local 27 in 1998 in West Valley City, Utah until October 2019.

Sheldon is survived by his loving wife Delora J. Begay; brother's: Jerome Sr., Richard, Gerald Yazzie; Sister's Theresa Blackwater, Bernadette Kamenske, Bennedetta Joe and Shera Joe.

Visitation will be held for Sheldon on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Desert View Funeral Home Chapel in Shiprock, New Mexico. Followed by Graveside Service at 11:30 a.m., Kirtland/Fruitland Cemetery in Kirtland, New Mexico.

Sheldon is in the care of Desert View Funeral Home, North US Highway 491 in Shiprock, New Mexico. (505) 368-4607.

Posted online on September 13, 2021