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Lester Leland Nelson
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1931
Woodland
Cowlitz County
Washington, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 2005
Springfield
Lane County
Oregon, USA

Lester L. Nelson of springfield died Jan 9th of cancer. Mr Nelson was 73. He was born Aug 30 1931 in Woodland, WA to Carl and Mary (Neece) Nelson
He married Shirley McConathy on June 18th 1954 in Eugene,Or.Mr Nelson had lived in Springfield for 51 years.He retired after 40 years at Weyerhaeuser Company.
He enjoyed drag racing, his family and camping.
He is survived by his wife; Son, Dennis of Springfield;daughters and sons in law, Nancy and Terry shaffer of Springfield and Barbara and Terry Seabaugh of Sutherlin;Two grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Albert.
A funeral will be held a 2p.m. Thursday Jan 13,at Springfield Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home, with burial to follow. Memorial contributions may be made to Peace Health Hospice or contributor's choice. springfiled Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 
 
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 Parents:
  Carl Victor Nelson (1882 - 1977)
  Mary Edessa Neece Nelson (1898 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Shirley A McConathy Nelson (1935 - 2006)
 
 Children:
  Nancy Ann Nelson Shaffer (1957 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Springfield Memorial Gardens
Springfield
Lane County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Garden of the pines 31-c2
 
Created by: Barb seabaugh
Record added: Mar 31, 2006
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Lester Leland Nelson
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Lester Leland Nelson
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singing it Loud for ya today Dad~ Hope your day is a blessed one, and you find a quiet corner for some "R & R" !!! I know Nancy has kept things rollin & hoppin since she arrived. I miss you all so much. Sending Birthday hugs from my heart. "HAPPY BIRTHDAY...(Read more)
- Barbie & kicker-dog
 Added: Aug. 30, 2013
Hi Dad, well you know me---"a day late as usual" !! so sorry for that, BUT do let me explain, Oh well then have it your way (you ALWAYS did) Anyway, you WERE thought about & missed and i wanna thank you again for the many fond memories you left in my "car...(Read more)
- Barbie & Kicker dog.
 Added: Jan. 10, 2013
woo hoo! HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU, Dad.I hope U have a had a great year there (not too much noise & upset from the "mighty midget"- AKA nancy) Well today is a warm sunny day here, and for that I am very thankfull, getting ready to celebrat the 1st birthday o...(Read more)
- Barbie & Kicker-dog
 Added: Aug. 30, 2012
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