Donald A. Nelson of Glen Ellyn Donald A. Nelson passed away at the age of 83. He is the beloved husband of Geraldine for 59 years; loving father of Rick (Yoriko), Barbara (Paul) Stevenson, Ken (Betsie Frank) and Holly Nelson: dear grandfather of Emma Stevenson and uncle to Jimmy, Joel, Michael, Danny, Diane, Joann, Judy, John, Marjorie and Karen. Donald served in the Army
National Guard 33rd division from 1948-1951 and was a graduate of Northwestern University
. A memorial gathering will be Tuesday, March 19, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Leonard Memorial Home, 565 Duane St. Glen Ellyn. In lieu of flowers donations will be appreciated to the Willowbrook Wildlife Center, 525 S Park Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137. For information, call 630-469-0032.