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Donald Wayne NELSON

Stordahl - Dell Rapids Twp. Cemetery
Minnehaha County,
South Dakota

Birth: Nov. 13, 1926
Baltic
Minnehaha County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jun. 18, 1973
California, USA

Donald Nelson

Services were conducted in Hermanson – Kahler Chapel Friday, June 22 for Donald W. Nelson, 46, who died in California June 18. The Rev. John Meling officiated. Mrs. John Muller was at the organ and Bruce Nelson sang. Pallbearers were Arnold Nelson Jr., Arden David, Barton, Richard and Douglas Nelson. Interment took place in Stordahl cemetery.

Donald Wayne Nelson was born in Baltic Nov. 13, 1926. He attended rural school, Baltic and Dell Rapids High Schools, graduating from DRHS in 1944. He served tow years in the U.S. Navy. Up until two years ago he worked for Southern Pacific Railroad and made his home in California.

He is survived by five sisters, Mary Nelson and Mrs. Ludwig (Evelyn) Schwemle, Dell Rapids; Mrs. Derwood (Grace) Bessler, Chelan, Wash.; Mrs. Orton (Luella) Eager, Memphis, Mo.; and Mrs. George (Valborg) Swann, Sioux Falls; four brothers, Emory, Dell Rapids; Wilfred, Baltic; Arnold, Erwin and Vernor, Madison.

June 1973

Contributed on 6/7/09 by dellsfig68
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Record #: 11716

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Submitted: 6/7/09 • Approved: 6/8/09 • Last Updated: 8/14/15 • R11716-G0-S3

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