Nelson A. Brown, 72, of Vineland went to be with the Lord on Sunday, April 18, 2010, in Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center in Philadelphia.
Nelson was born in Woodbury to the late Norman A. and Helen (Tyler) Brown, and lived in Vineland most of his life. In his younger days, Nelson worked with his father at Brown and Sons Flooring as a floor sander. Prior to retirement, he was a salesman for S.J. Overhead Door of Vineland for 20 years. Nelson also was a real estate agent. Nelson was a member of St. Isidore Roman Catholic Church of Vineland. He enjoyed woodturning and belonged to the First State Turners of Delaware, where heserved as vice president. He also was a member of various other wood turner associations, including the American Wood Turner Association.
Nelson was predeceased by twobrothers, Kenneth and Norman Brown.
He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Eleanor T. (Inferrera) Brown of Vineland; and son, Nelson L. Brown and wife Stacy of Magnolia; as well as several nieces and nephews. He was looking forward to his first grandchild.
Funeral liturgy will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday from St. Isidore Roman Catholic Church, 1655 Magnolia Road, Vineland. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Vineland. Visitation hours are from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday from Wainwright-Bernhardt Funeral Home, 1024 E. Landis Ave., Vineland.
Donations in his memory may be made to St. Isidore Roman Catholic Church.
Written condolences to the family may be e-mailed to wbfuneralhome@ comcast.net.
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