RICHARD NELSON Sr.

NELSON
RICHARD SR. on Nov. 29, 2013, age 95, of Newtown Square. Husband of the late Ruth who passed away in 2012. He is survived by his sons Richard and Robert and his daughter-in-law Leonore. He was born and raised in Grand Rapids, MI. He was an active member of the Boy Scouts earning rank of Eagle. He was an officer in high school in ROTC. He studied electrical engineering at the University of Michigan but left to help his ailing mother before getting his degree. He lived in California and Spokane, Washington. He left Michigan to live in Broomall, where he worked for the Philadelphia Medical Society as an Executive Director. He retired in 1999. He was active in the Presbyterian Church and worked on Model T's and various woodworking projects.
Funeral Service Wed. at 11 A.M. in the FRANK C. VIDEON FUNERAL HOME, Sproul and Lawrence Roads, Broomall where friends may call after 10 A.M. Int. Fowlersville, MI.

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Frank C Videon Funeral Home
Sproul & Lawrence Rds Broomall, PA 19008
(610) 356-8080

Published on Philly.com on Dec. 15, 2013