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 Barbara E. <I>Story</I> Nelson

Barbara E. Story Nelson

Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Death 4 Feb 2016 (aged 80)
Madison, Lake County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 177508884 · View Source
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Barbara Elaine Nelson, 80, Lake Poinsett, formerly of Sioux Falls, died on Feb. 4, 2016, at Madison Regional Health.

Private family graveside services will be held in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery at Sioux Falls. The family will be present for visitation from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday at the Ellsworth Funeral Home in Madison.

Barbara Story was born on Sept. 29, 1935, at Sioux Falls to Frank and Frieda (Philpott) Story. She graduated from Washington High School in Sioux Falls in 1954 and married Gaylan Nelson on June 13, 1954, at Sioux Falls. They owned and managed rental properties until they retired to Lake Poinsett. She was a member of the VFW Auxilary.
Survivors include her husband, Gaylan of Lake Poinsett; one daughter, Pam (Tim) Oines of Madison; two granddaughters; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister and brother-in-law, Helen and Kermit Olsen.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 177508884
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Barbara E. Story Nelson (29 Sep 1935–4 Feb 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 177508884, citing Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Teresa (contributor 48809896) .