Dr. Sheldon Memorial

Dr. George F. Sheldon– A Celebration of Life



Our esteemed colleague here at UNC, George F. Sheldon, passed away on June 16, 2013.

We will have a celebration of his life on Saturday, October 12th, 2013 at 12:00 pm with a reception following. (NOTE: the time of the event has been changed from 1:00PM to 12:00 noon.)



Ground floor of the UNC Genome Science Building, 250 Bell Tower Road, Chapel Hill, NC  27514. Due to the Chancellor's Installation, parking is unfortunately no longer available at the Bell Tower Parking Deck. Parking is available at the Ram's Head Deck. See below for a map of the location of the Ram's Head Deck.


(larger area map available here)



See separate list of area hotels here


Memorial Gifts

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the George F. Sheldon Distinguished Professorship at UNC-Chapel Hill, to the Richard and Helen Sheldon Fund at KU, or to the SPCA.


To donate to the George F. Sheldon Distinguished Professorship, send a check to:

The George F. Sheldon Distinguished Professorship
c/o The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
3009 Burnett Womack Building, CB #7206
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7206