Laurance Peter “Larry” Nelson

Laurance Peter “Larry” Nelson

Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 18 Jun 2006 (aged 58)
San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
Memorial ID 121725639 · View Source
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Served in the US NAVY
Veteran of the Vietnam War

VFW Post 4630
American Legion 434

Civil Service Boiler Technician

Father: Harry Howard Oscar Nelson (1916 – 1959)
Mother: Marion Alice Bohn (1917 – 2011)

Married (1968 - 1971) to:
* Diane Elizabeth (Stubbs) Nelson Roberts
* Frank Stubbs
* Diana Stubbs

Married to:
* Betty J Howell

Married (1981 - 1987) to:
* Susan Esther (Crouch) Murphy Nelson Burchett
* Adopted - Diane Jane (Murphy) (Nelson) Love Rochester Davidson Harris Smith
* Daniel Scott Nelson

Married to:
* Shelia Suzanne (Dirksen) Nelson

U~T San Diego Newspaper Obituary


June 30, 1947-June 18, 2006

Laurance Peter Nelson, 58, of San Diego died Sunday. He was born in Worcester, Mass., and was a civil service boiler technician. He was retired from the Navy and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member of VFW Post 4630 and American Legion 434.

Survivors include his wife, Sheila Nelson; daughter, Diane Nelson of Oklahoma; son, Dan Nelson of Ohio; mother, Marion Larson of Massachusetts; and brother, Steven Nelson of Washington state.

Services: 3 p.m. Thursday, Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, Point Loma.

Arrangements: California Cremation & Burial Chapel.

Family Members

Gravesite Details Passed Away on "Father's Day" 2006.


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  • Created by: Diane Jane (Murphy) Harris Smith
  • Added: 14 Dec 2013
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laurance Peter “Larry” Nelson (30 Jun 1947–18 Jun 2006), Find a Grave Memorial no. 121725639, ; Maintained by Diane Jane (Murphy) Harris Smith (contributor 48284945) Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.