• "Sandra im sorry for the loss of your mom! I went to school..."
    - Kathleen Ryan
  • "I am greatful for you for many reasons, greatful that my..."
    - Beth Alcorcha
  • "your candle will ALWAYS stay bright in our house"
    - Beth Alcorcha
  • "i am very greatful that June was a huge part of my family,..."
    - Beth Alcorcha
  • "I had the pleasure of working with June and her being one..."
    - Lisa Gresham

Born in Denver, Colo. on July 2, 1933. Surrounded by family, June Nelson after a courageous battle succumbed to lung cancer at the age of 80 on April 8, 2014.

Survived by her 4 child- ren, Robert (Gina) Nelson, Jacqueline Garramone, Janet (Don )Gilson and Sandra (Mike) Nelson. In addition, 16 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson.

Preceded in death by her two sons Don and Larry Nelson.

June was a long time resident of Sacramento. Retiree from the Sacramento Police Department, records division. Many people described her as a sweet fun caring person. Her family describes her as loving and beyond an organized individual. She will be sadly missed by everyone who knew her. Christmas eve will never be the same without her.

Memorial viewing will be held from 2 to 5pm on Friday, April 11. Funeral services will be held Saturday April 12 at 10am at W.F. Gormley and Sons, 2015 Capital Ave. Sacramento, CA. Graveside following at East Lawn Sierra Hills Memorial Park, 6700 Verner Ave, Sacramento, CA.
Funeral Home
W.F. Gormley & Sons
2015 Capitol Ave Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 443-6513
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Apr. 10, 2014