Lynn Shelton

  • Born: August 27, 1965
  • Died: May 16, 2020
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Lynn Shelton

"Little Fires Everywhere," "Humpday" director

Lynn Shelton was a writer, director, and producer known for films including "Humpday" (2009), as well as for directing episodes of TV shows including "Little Fires Everywhere," "Mad Men," and "GLOW." For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

Condolence & Memory Journal

My condolences.

Posted by A friend   September 28, 2020

Lynn was such a supportive teacher and mentor to me when she was teaching at the Art Institute of Seattle. Her passing is a deep loss to me, and I cannot imagine what pain her family is going through, especially Milo. My deepest sympathies to her family and loved ones. Peace be with you.

Posted by Ike Harijanto - New Haven, CT - student   July 09, 2020

My condolences are with the family and friends of Lynn Shelton on the loss of your dear daughter, cousin and friend, gone too soon. There is no greater pain than that of losing someone you love, especially when it is unexpected. May Almighty God in the Heavens comfort your hearts with peace and loving kindness as you cope with this precious loss in your lives. May the family receive the comfort and love from fellow family and friends that shares your loss. Thank you for Lynn's contribution as a writer, director and producer in the flim industry.

Posted by VJE - SC   June 25, 2020

May the memories carry you through this very difficult time. My condolences to the family. May God fulfill his promise of binding up the brokenhearted. (Isa 61:1.)

Posted by Neighbor - PA - friend   May 26, 2020

Heartfelt condolences to the family and friends and many fans of Lynn Shelton. She will truly be missed, but her legacy and her work lives on. May you find solace and comfort from the God of all comfort. May he strengthen and sustain both now and in the days to come.

Posted by David C    May 23, 2020

Its enthralling how people come across your path, maybe only once, that once could be in line at the local coffee shop. Whatever it may be first impressions can be priceless. You have left a wonderful legacy. May you Rest In Peace.

Posted by Daniel Driskell - San Diego, CA - acquaintance   May 21, 2020

My condolences to the family of Lynn Shelton, I am very sorry for your loss. She was very talented, he work will live on. My the God of comfort be with all of you to strengthen you.

Posted by Karen    May 21, 2020

May God grant the family peace. I offer my sincere sympathy.

Posted by Lindsey    May 20, 2020

To Miss Sheltons family I am so sorry for your loss. May God grant you peace and comfort that will give you a calm heart.

Posted by Steele    May 20, 2020

a good person dying way way too soon -
a loss to those who loved her, and the world who only saw her work

Posted by J S - Arlington, VA   May 20, 2020

Heartfelt condolences to the Shelton family, so very sorry for your loss, may you find comfort and strength from God to help you as you go through this very difficult time.

Posted by A friend   May 20, 2020


My Deepest Sympathies

Posted by Scott Chamberland - Saint Agatha, ME   May 19, 2020

My deepest sympathies for the family offLynn Shelton. A great actress. Hold on to God, he becomes a shelter at times of distress and loss. Praying for your family.

Posted by A friend   May 19, 2020

Hi how are you I was writing to you to give my condolences to you and your family etc.. rip. I loved her movies etc. Take care bye. She seemed like a nice woman. Bye

Posted by Jody - Acquaintance   May 18, 2020

God is a God of all Comfort and he will Comfort the family's..My heartfelt sympathies to the family's..

Posted by A friend   May 18, 2020

My sincere condolences to the family for your loss. At this difficult time, please know that the God of tender mercies will comfort you. 1 Pe. 5:7

Posted by A friend   May 18, 2020

I am an admirer of your work, you were so young and gone too soon. May Gods mercy and compassion be with your family.

Posted by Mike    May 18, 2020

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Lynn Shelton