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Jack Sheldon's Funeral Services

DESCRIPTION
Funeral Services For Jack Sheldon

Jack Sheldon, legendary trumpeter, raconteur, and comedian passed away December 27, 2019. Jack is best known as the voice of Schoolhouse Rock’s “I’m Just A Bill” & “Conjunction Junction” and as the bandleader on the Merv Griffin Show.

Sheldon became a popular figure in the West Coast jazz movement and played with top jazz artists including; Jimmy Giuffre, Herb Geller, Wardell Grey, Stan Kenton, Benny Goodman, Art Pepper, Marty Paich, Rosemary Clooney, Bill Berry, the Hi-Lo’s and Peggy Lee.  His famous solo on the Johnny Mandel composed ‘Shadow Of Your Smile’ from the 1965 film ‘The Sandpiper’ earned the song both a Grammy and an Academy Award.

Please come pay your respects to Jack.

ADDITIONAL INFO
forestlawn.com

DATE
Friday, January 10, 2020

START TIME
2:00pm

END TIME
3:30pm

LOCATION
Forest Lawn Cypress, Church of Our Fathers
4471 Lincoln Avenue
Cypress, CA 90630
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