Longview woman, 80, froze to death

She suffered from dementia and wandered outside

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LONGVIEW — Coroners say the cold weather killed a Longview woman last week. Eighty-eight-year-old Norma Jeannette Sheldon was found dead in an inner courtyard at the Canterbury Gardens retirement home last Thursday morning. She suffered from dementia and wandered outside, where she died of hypothermia according to the autopsy released yesterday.