Donald O. "Don" NELSON

Age 88 of Shoreview Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Dec 26th, 2012. Survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Donna (Miller); children, Pamela Peterson, Debra, Cindy (Matt) Smith, Scott (Ann); 7 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren and many other family and friends. Don was a veteran of the US Army and was retired from AMF Inc (bowling division). Don was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend and will be missed by all. Memorial service in the spring of 2013. Memorials preferred to Benedictine Health Center at Innsbruck, "Healing Gardens" or AseraCare Hospice.


Published in Pioneer Press on Jan. 6, 2013