Donald A. Nelson, 61, of Fairborn, Ohio passed away, March 16, 2013. Mr. Nelson was born in Dayton on June 15, 1951, the son of William R. and Lelah M. (Robbins) Nelson, both deceased. Donald was self-employed as a carpenter, specializing in plastering, and a mechanic, he also served in the United States Army
and was a Vietnam Veteran. Donald is survived by his wife, Shirley A.(Stambaugh) Nelson; son, Brent A. Nelson, New Carlisle; sister, Rilla P.(Tom)Fogle, Enon; two brothers: William J, (Phyllis) Nelson, Beavercreek and Raymond L. (Rhonda) Nelson, Enon; three grandchildren: Kaylei Nelson, Cole Nelson and Lilly Lynn Nelson. Donald is preceded in death by his parents and grandparents, James and Grace Robbins ; Rilla E. and Ott Seifert and Raymond and Lydia Shellaberger. Funeral services will be held Friday March 22,2013 at 10:00A.M. at Burcham Jennings Funeral Home, 119 East Main Street, Fairborn, Ohio. Visitation will be Thursday March 21, 2013 at 5:00 P.M. until 7:00P.M., also at the funeral home. Burial will be at Enon Cemetery, following the service.