HARVARD – Lee A. Nelson, 79, of Harvard, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at Harvard Care Center.
He was born March 7, 1933, in Chicago, to Stephen and Signe (Olsen) Nelson. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War
. On Nov. 28, 1964, he married Myrna Clough in Chicago.
He is survived by his children, Lesa Manfre and Lee (Lisa) Nelson; and grandchildren, Jackie Manfre and Gianna Nelson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Myrna; parents; and sister, Jackie Davis.
The visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, at the funeral home. Interment will be in Crystal Lake Memorial Park.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-459-1760. Online condolences may be made at www.querhammerandflagg.com.