|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1929|
|Death: ||Dec. 6, 1969|
North Dakota, USA
Robert D. Nelson was born to Walter and Lillian (Vincent) Nelson in Superior, WI. He was a trainmaster for the Great Northern Railway Co. He was also a veteran of the Korean War, a member of the Unitarian Fellowship, Elks Lodge, The Railroad Superintendents Association and the American Legion. He was married to Vernette Aurdelle Holt (11/14/29 - 04/12/2001) on July 21, 1950 Together they raised three children. Robert Thomas dob (7/25/52), Victoria Christine dob (9/18/58) (Adopted: birthname Jane Colvin/Asrouch), and Laurie Ann dob ( 9/30/62).
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Kathryn.
The ashes of Robert's wife, Vernette Holt Nelson, were interred in her husband's grave on July 10, 2001, in a private family ceremony. Vernette's life is also profiled at Findagrave.com
Walter Nelson (1896 - 1959)
Lillian I Nelson (1895 - 1979)
Vernette Aurdelle Holt Nelson (1929 - 2001)
Created by: Victoria Purington
Record added: Jun 15, 2001
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