• Baggerley Funeral Home
    Edmond, OK
In partnership with the Dignity Memorial® network
Anthony "Tony" Charles Nelson 1942 - 2012
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January 07, 2013
The world lost a great man,big heart always happy to help> you will be missed
January 05, 2013
I met Tony when I worked at ODOT. He was the kindest person you could ever want to meet. My deepest heartfelt sympathy to all of you and may God give you peace.
December 30, 2012
Tony was one of a kind indeed, as is his family.
God speed.
December 30, 2012
Pat,Scott and Teri,I know there is a hole in your heart from your loss.Fill it with all the wonderful memories good times good deeds that your friends and relatives have sent and know peace in your heart....as I'm sure Tony would have wanted you to have
love to all!
December 29, 2012
Pat,
Tony will be truly missed. He was truly amazing and meant the world to so many people. When he surprised me at my wedding that was the best gift he could have given me.
Michaela (Turner) Closson
December 28, 2012
Tony was my daughters father in law that became her dad, and a very special friend to me. Him and Patsy are the most wonderful friends a person can have. I always enjoyed our times together at Blake and Jacob's football games. He was a wonderful man to have had the privlage of knowing him was my blessing. He will be missed so very much by all who knew him. Heaven has a new angel.
December 28, 2012
Tony was our neighbor for many years and he really was the most helpful person we ever ran across. He will be missed by everyone in the neighborhood. He was always outside and talking to all of us and protecting everybody in any way he could. He told us this was going to happen and it broke our hearts. Our deepst sympathy goes out to his family and friends because Tony was an Angel on earth. I know he is watching over all of us from above. Thank you Tony for everything you did for everyone.
December 27, 2012
Tony was one of the nicest people I ever had the pleasure to meet. A truly great soul has left the earth and is now residing in heaven. He will be greatly missed. My condolences and prayers to his family.
December 27, 2012
Tony, was such a caring, Big hearted Person. The compassion that he had for everyone, even as an officer, he did his job without the attitude of, Thank you for being a part of all our lives. We will miss you dearly.
December 26, 2012
I will always remember and cherish cousin Tony's wonderful hugs! My memories of growing up with Tony and Patsy around are ones of laughter and smiles. He touched so many of us with his loving ways. I love you Tony, Lisa
December 26, 2012
Tony always had a smile and it was a pleasure to know him and ride with him and his lovely wife Patsy! God Bless All of the Family. He will truely be missed.
December 26, 2012
Whenever we saw Tony he was always smiling and always had us laughing at something he would tell us. We will miss him but we look forward to one day seeing his smiling face in heaven.
December 26, 2012
Tony achieved all the things that matter most in this life. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather, who instilled in his children and grandchildren the importance of love, family, faith, and community service. He spent his time in law enforcement helping others and making a difference in the lives of those he served. He wasn't content to sit on the sidelines, but understood that the change we all wish to see in the world starts with us. Tony made a difference! His legacy will continue on because of the people that survive him, whose lives he helped to shape. I grieve for those of us who will miss him and the life lessons that resonated within his presence. But, it sustains me to trust that the love and warmth that now envelopes him is devoid of pain or suffering; and finally, he is once again at peace.
December 26, 2012
What a truly amazing man Tony was. He made everyone he met feel important and special. Always greeting with a hug and that contagious smile...
Tony's heart was full of compassion and tenderness. He touched so many. One in particular was my 6 yr old niece with a Princess Diana beanie baby.
Tony's love and compassion for people was complimented by his dear wife, Pat. Together they touched so many...
I am so thankful to be counted in that "many".
There is laughter and love in Heaven today because Tony has entered into his much deserved rest.
December 26, 2012
He was a wounderful friend and a good person.We will miss him very much.It has been an honer knowing him he ment the world to us. We love you Tony! Denise Bull.
December 25, 2012
Thinking about Tony, I am hard pressed to think of a more loving and passionate husband, father, grandfather, fiend and Oklahoman.

He instilled all the characteristics of the true law enforcement individual that cared about everyone. This trait has been handed down to his children and grandchildren and it shows in their actions, careers and attitude on life.

I'm honored to have known Tony and I'll miss his smile, sense of humor and compassion.

We will all miss you Tony but the memories will always be present.

Merry Christmas Tony.
December 25, 2012
Every once in a while you meet a person that truly lights the room he enters. With his humor, his kindness and his underlying courage, Tony was such a man. A hug, a grin and a twinkle in his eye, he charmed us all.

For all who knew him and will miss him so very much, I pray for peace and comfort.

We are all diminished by his death and only lifted by knowing that our Heavenly Father's arms have opened to greet him.

Rest in peace Anthony Charles Nelson.
December 24, 2012
Grief can be so hard during the holidays, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one this holiday season.
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