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 Robert Donald Nelson

Robert Donald Nelson

Birth
Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 6 Dec 1969 (aged 40)
Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota, USA
Burial Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin, USA
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Memorial ID 5544011 · View Source
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Robert D. Nelson was born to Walter and Lillian (Vincent) Nelson in Superior, WI. He was a trainmaster for the Great Northern Railway Co. He was also a veteran of the Korean War, a member of the Unitarian Fellowship, Elks Lodge, The Railroad Superintendents Association and the American Legion. He was married to Vernette Aurdelle Holt (11/14/29 - 04/12/2001) on July 21, 1950 Together they raised three children. Robert Thomas dob (7/25/52), Victoria Christine dob (9/18/58) (Adopted: birthname Jane Colvin/Asrouch), and Laurie Ann dob ( 9/30/62).
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Kathryn.
The ashes of Robert's wife, Vernette Holt Nelson, were interred in her husband's grave on July 10, 2001, in a private family ceremony. Vernette's life is also profiled at Findagrave.com


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  • Created by: Victoria Purington
  • Added: 15 Jun 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5544011
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Donald Nelson (28 Mar 1929–6 Dec 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5544011, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Superior, Douglas County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Victoria Purington (contributor 46487069) .