Kevin Bryan Shelton

May 14, 1964 - March 30, 2021
Kevin Shelton

Kevin Bryan Shelton, age 56, a resident of Ft. Scott, Kansas, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, March 30, 2021, at his home. He was born May 14, 1964, in Arlington Heights, Illinois, the son of John Newton Shelton and Geraldine Marsh Shelton. Kevin had been employed by Smico Norvell, Klein Industries and later for Ft. Scott Greenhouse. He liked tinkering with electronics and enjoyed HAM radio. He also enjoyed woodworking and fishing.

Survivors include his mother, Geraldine Shelton of Ft. Scott; four brothers, Larry Shelton (Cathy) of Ft. Scott, Steven Shelton (Roxanne), of Woodstock, Illinois, Darryl Shelton (Deb), of Gardner, Kansas, and Don Shelton (Terri) also of Ft. Scott and a sister, Sharon Shelton of Ft. Scott. He was preceded in death by his father, John Shelton and two brothers, Michael Shelton and James Shelton.

There was cremation. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the Kevin Shelton Memorial Fund and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Ft. Scott, KS 66701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at