Paul Edward Shelton

SALEM – Paul Edward Shelton, 73, of Salem, died at 10:55 p.m. Sunday at the Circle of Care in Salem.

He was born May 25, 1940, in Hazard, Ky., son of the late Kenneth and Francis (Reeder) Shelton.

Before his retirement, Mr. Shelton had been employed at the Salvage Yard in Wilmington, Ohio, for 20 years.

He leaves a brother, Thomas Shelton of Greenfield, Ohio. He had two sisters and five brothers.

Per his wishes there will be no services or calling hours.

Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. His obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at