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Ethel Marie Nelson Anderson

Burt County, Nebraska, USA
Death 11 Oct 2012 (aged 91)
Oakland, Burt County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Burt County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 98883374 · View Source
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Ethel Marie Anderson was born to Axel and Agda (Tureson) Nelson on February 4, 1921, in rural southwest Burt County, Nebraska. She passed away October 11, 2012, at Oakland Heights Nursing Home in Oakland, Nebraska.

She lived in Nebraska all her life. She attended both North and South Argo Schools in southern Burt County.

On August 14, 1940 she was united in marriage to Lowell Anderson of Craig, Nebraska. They were lifelong friends.

Before Ethel was married she worked as a housekeeper and nanny for families in Craig and Omaha. After her marriage to Lowell she was a housewife and helped on the farm.

Ethel was a member of First Congregational Church/UCC and the Happy Hour Club, in Uehling.

Ethel was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lowell; two brothers, Gordon and Axel "Bill" Nelson; two sisters, Goldie Lay and infant, Sybil Nelson.

Survivors include her son, Dale (Mitzi) of Craig; granddaughter, Stacie (David) Schissel of Oakland; two great grandsons, Andrew and Alexander Schissel of Oakland; brother, Jerry Nelson of Springfield, MO; sister, Inez Toland of Sun City, CA; sisters-in-law, Mary Nelson of Omaha, NE, Jackie Nelson of Fremont, NE; and many nieces and nephews.

FUNERAL SERVICE: Monday, October, 15, 2012, 10:30 a.m., First Congregational Church - UCC, Uehling, NE.

VISITATION: Sunday, October 14, 2012, 4-8 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 6 - 8 p.m. at Pelan Funeral Home in Oakland. Visitation Monday will be held at the church one hour prior to the service.

BURIAL: Argo Cemetery, rural Uehling, NE

MEMORIALS: Argo Cemetery, rural Uehling, NE.

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  • Created by: Don
  • Added: 14 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 98883374
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ethel Marie Nelson Anderson (4 Feb 1921–11 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 98883374, citing Argo Cemetery, Burt County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Don (contributor 46558676) .