After a lengthy illness and many courageous battles, Nelson passed away peacefully into the care of God on February 7, 2005 at the age of 76.
Predeceased by his son Gregory in 1993. Lovingly remembered by his daughter Mary Kathryn and wife Marion Wilson; sisters Rita Johnson, Laverne Snell; sister Marjorie, Blanche Tostengard (Gil), Mariann Dunn (Steve), Joyce O’Hara (Aiden), brothers Jerry (Giselle), Clair (Leigh); 44 nieces and nephews and numerous great-nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to niece Liz Kuntz who was with him to the end and to Dr. Carlson for his kind and attentive care. Nellie, thank you for sharing with us your zest for life, your love for family and, of course, many great games of golf.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm on Saturday, February 12, 2005 in the Chapel of First Memorial Funeral Services, 27555 — 31 Ave., Aldergrove, BC.
For those desiring, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated.
First Memorial — Aldergrove