Sheldon Monsey
Sheldon Monsey
  • October 10, 1935 - October 20, 2017
  • Santa Cruz, Utah

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Sheldon Monsey Obituary (10/10/1935 - 10/20/2017)
Sheldon "Shelly" Alan Monsey, 82, passed away Friday, October 20, 2017.
Born and raised in Salt Lake City to Mabel Hyman and Irving Monsey, Sheldon graduated East High School, 1953 and received a BS in Banking and Finance from the University of Utah, 1957.
Sheldon joined the U.S. Army Reserves and then worked for Monsey Iron & Steel and ALPA Optical Manufacturing as a controller. He was a hard worker and a dedicated employee. He had a great interest in photography and loved to explore new places through travel. Sheldon was a stock market enthusiast, followed politics and sports faithfully, and had a passion for consumer electronics. Those who knew him enjoyed his wry sense of humor. Sheldon was the proud, loving father to daughters, Jill (Marc) and Lori, and grandchildren, Jonah and Maizy. He has been preceded in death by his parents.
The family wishes to thank Guardian Advocate Services, Stagg Fiduciary Services, Jewish Family Services, Matt Davidson, and the staff at Life Care Center and Carrington Court.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Jewish Family Services, Congregation Kol Ami ( or the International Essential Tremor Foundation (
A graveside memorial will be held in Sheldon's honor Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 3pm at the B'nai Israel Cemetery, 1021 East 4th Avenue, SLC.