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Ida Lee Whiting Nelson
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1930
Genesee County
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 2007
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

Ida Lee Nelson of Council Bluffs passed away April 30, 2007.

She was born in Flint, Mich., to Fred Whiting, Sr. and Margaret (Germer) Whiting. Most of her life was spent in this area and Ida graduated from Omaha Tech High School. Ida had worked at Mutual of Omaha, Beno's Department Store, Nelson Heating and Air, Western Heritage Museum and Dodge Park Golf. A member of Christian Science and most recently Walnut Grove Baptist Church, Past Worthy Matron of order of Eastern Star #441.

She is preceded in death by her parents; one sibling, Fred Whiting, Jr. (Bus).

Survivors include husband, Wally, whom she married in 1950; sons, John W. Nelson and wife, Gail, all of Council Bluffs, and James H. Nelson and wife, Linda, of Maryland; grandchildren, Ben, Tim, Victoria and Claire.

Eastern Star service Thursday 6:30 p.m. with visitation to follow until 8:00 p.m. at Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home. Funeral service Friday 11:00 a.m at the mortuary with Chaplain John Farrell, Asera Care Hospice, officiating, with luncheon to follow at the Masonic Temple. Body will be cremated following services. Memorials to Eastern Star Chapter #441. 
Family links: 
  Wallace Harvey Nelson (1926 - 2008)
  John Wallace Nelson (1951 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Greg Woods
Record added: Nov 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101343102


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