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Vernon Leroy Nelson
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1911
Death: Mar. 1, 1960

from Linda Berney:

From the Wolbach (Nebraska) Messenger, March 10, 1960, page 1, transcribed by Linda Berney:

Funeral services were held Monday at Seattle Washington for Vernon Nelson, 48,
former Wolbach resident. He died unexpectedly March 1 at Seattle.

The son of Mrs. Olive Jeffres of Hansen, Idaho, he was born June 13, 1911. He
was reared and educated in this community and a resident of Wolbach just prior
to moving to Washington in the early 1940's. He had worked in lumber mills for
many years near Seattle and had spent part of the past two years in Alaska.

He was married to the former Ruth Caudill of Wolbach. Three children were born
to this union. Mrs. Betty Williams of Olympia and two sons, Jimmie and Eddie
Ray at the family home in Olympia. In addition to his mother, he is survived by
two sisters, Mrs. Jo Nealon, Greeley and Mrs. Everett Caudill, Wolbach; four
brothers, Marshall of Ord, Pete of Grand Island, Harley of Chicago, Ill., and
Kenneth of Hansen, Idaho, and two grandsons. He was preceded in death by his

Mrs. Everett Caudill and Marshall Nelson of Ord left by plane Sunday morning to
attend the services.
Family links: 
  N. Milford Nelson (1879 - 1930)
  Olive Mae Louden Jeffres (1884 - 1965)
  Mildred M. Nelson Nealon (1907 - 1961)*
  Vernon Leroy Nelson (1911 - 1960)
  Hazel I. Nelson Caudill (1913 - 2006)*
  Marvin L. Nelson (1918 - 1971)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
King County
Washington, USA
Created by: Carolyn Farnum
Record added: Jun 03, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5504920
Vernon Leroy Nelson
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 Added: May. 29, 2013

- Carolyn Farnum
 Added: Mar. 21, 2013

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