VISALIA, CA - Jeffrey Alan Nelson, 62, formerly of Springfield, passed away on Monday, March 3, 2014, at his residence.
Jeff was born July 6, 1951, in Springfield, the son of Norman and Bonnie Rush Nelson.
Jeff was a graduate of Springfield High School and Elgin Community College. He was a Mason, a member of Tebala Shrine Temple and the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 23 in Rockford, Ill.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Julie Smith.
He is survived by his daughter, Amy (husband, Andrew) Limoli, of Londonderry, N.H.; granddaughter, Taylor Limoli; sister, Candace Nelson; and several nieces and nephews.
Cremation was accorded prior to ceremonies in Visalia, Calif.
Memorial Gathering: Family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home, 900 S. 6th St., Springfield. Private family burial of cremated remains will be held.
Memorial contributions may be made to Animal Protective League, 1001 Taintor Rd., Springfield, IL 62702.
Please visit butlerfuneralhomes.com to offer your condolences.