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E. Howard Nelson
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1924
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 2013
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

E. Howard Nelson, age 89, of Lafayette, died at 7:45 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2013 at his residence.

Born on April 8, 1924 in Dearborn, MI, he was the son of the late Emil Ora Nelson & Irma Lawrence Nelson. He served in the U. S. Army from 1942-1946.

He married Edna Farr on July 13, 1952 in Vestal, NY and she preceded him in death on October 5, 2008. He was the lead electrical assembler for International Laser Machines for 5 years.

Howard was a member of Calvary Chapel. He loved fishing and had once caught a 40 lb. + striper.

Surviving are his children: Norm Nelson (wife: Paula) of Sunnyvale, CA & Narda Justice (husb: Michael) of Lafayette, 1 sister: Irma Arndt (husb: Ralph) of Shawno, WS, 5 grandchildren: Brent, Brianne & Bryce Justice, Peter & Haley Nelson. He was preceded in death by a son, Nathan C. Nelson

A Memorial Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Monday, April 22, 2013 followed by the Memorial Service at 7 p.m. at Calvary Chapel, 2111 E. State Street, Lafayette, IN. Pastor Joe Bell officiating. Hippensteel Funeral Home entrusted with care. Memorial contributions may be made to The Gideon's Society. Share memories and condolences online at
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  Edna Mae Farr Nelson (1929 - 2008)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Janet McColley Franklin
Record added: Apr 22, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 108895777
E. Howard Nelson
Added by: Janet McColley Franklin
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