GLENVIEW – Elizabeth L. Nelson (nee Stivers), 64, a longtime resident of Long Grove and Deerfield, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2013, at Midwest Palliative & Hospice Care Center, Glenview.|
Elizabeth Nelson devoted her life to helping others and had a local home day care for several years.
Some of her favorite pastimes were caring for her dogs, gardening and reading. She had an interest in virtually everything and always could be counted on for her valuable advice on any range of topics. She will be truly missed by all.
She was the beloved wife of Wayne Nelson; loving stepmother of Sheri and Colleen Nelson; fond sister of Lenita "Lee" Muto of Woodstock, Teresa (James) McKee of North Tonawanda, N.Y., Thomas Stivers of Perryton, Texas, Cynthia (Michael) Pichcuskie of Perryton, Texas, and Loretta (Douglas) Ellsmore of Farmington, N.Y.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard and Rita Stivers.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Mar. 6, 2013