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 Thomas V. Nelson

Thomas V. Nelson

Birth
Illinois, USA
Death 31 Oct 2012 (aged 81)
Apple Valley, San Bernardino County, California, USA
Burial Barstow, San Bernardino County, California, USA
Memorial ID 100092720 · View Source
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THOMAS V. NELSON
October 29, 1931 - October 31, 2012
Barstow, California

Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend, Thomas V. Nelson, 81, passed away October 31, 2012 in Apple Valley. He was born October 29, 1931 in Steger, Illinois to Mattie and Enos Nelson. Tom served in the Korean Conflict with the United States Army. He was a man of many talents and skills; working for the railroad and at Camp Irwin, owning two gas stations and then becoming a business owner renting heavy equipment, and retiring from this business. Tom was very involved in his community. He was a member of the Lion's Club, receiving the Lion's Club Humanitarian Award in 2012. He served on the Mt. View Memorial Park Cemetery board for over 20 years. Fraternally, he was a member of the Barstow-Boron F&AM #682 Lodge, the San Bernardino Scottish Rite Temple and Al Malaikah Shrine Temple in Los Angeles. He is survived by his wife Nancy, brother Enos, children Kris, Tom, Mark, Tony, Gene, Jeff, and Barbara, and their family members, which includes 19 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by many extended family members and friends. Tom was preceded in death by his son Steven, sister Roberta and his parents. Services for Tom will be on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. Visitation will be at 9 a.m. with the funeral service following at 10 a.m. at Mead Mortuary, 36930 Irwin Road. Burial will follow at Mt. View Memorial Park, 37067 Irwin Road. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite, 4400 North Varsity Ave., San Bernardino, CA 92407 or the Shriners Hospital for Children in Los Angeles by going to www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org and click on the donate now tab. Arrangements by Mead Mortuary, 760-256-5671. www.meadcares.com. Published in the Daily Press from November 3 to November 5, 2012.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Charles Lay
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100092720
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas V. Nelson (29 Oct 1931–31 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100092720, citing Mountain View Memorial Park, Barstow, San Bernardino County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .