Shelton H. Hsieh

shelton hsieh

May 29, 1933 ~ September 6, 2020

Shelton H. Hsieh, age 87, of Fort Lee, passed at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, September 6, 2020 due to end stage congestive heart failure and a long battle with Alzheimer's Disease. Born in Shanghai, China, he traveled to Taiwan, Canada and finally New York. He was a lifelong champion of education and loved singing.

Beloved husband of Ling Hsieh (nee Liu) for 47 years. Devoted father of David and his wife Brenda and Sylva and her husband Peter. Grandfather of Adrian and Oliver.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Teachers College Columbia University, his alma mater.

Funeral Services will be private. The family will plan a life celebration once current restrictions are lifted. For condolences, directions, or information www.frankpatti.com or call (201) 944-0100.

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  1. Selton, The many discussions we had during lunchtime after Sunday services at church were inspiring and helpful. We had certain similar health problems and your sharing had given me much comfort. It is SAD to see you go but we shall meet some day in the glory of the Lord. May you now partake the peace and joy of Heaven, a place where there is no pain nor suffering.
    Praying for sister Ling and your family,
    Willie Mark
    麥希偉弟兄上

  2. 在我的心目中,爸爸是一位可敬可爱的老学究。他每次出门都拎着公文包,里面装着他的钢笔,小药盒,热水杯,小饼干和牙线盒。他还喜欢带帽子,穿马甲。
    他身上总是散发着儒雅祥和的气质。
    我特别喜欢和爸爸聊天,因为他总是问我同一个问题,而且每次他都很兴奋,感觉是第一次一样。他还经常说自己头发很多,而我每次我都会夸他的头发真的很多耶,他听后像孩子吃到糖果一样开心。爸爸真的很可爱。

    我很想念他。爸爸的笑容和声音一直都在我的心中回荡。

    祝福爸爸在天堂安息。


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