Robert P. Nelson Sr.
Apple Valley - Robert Peter Nelson Sr., 57, of Apple Valley, CA passed away on February 22, 2021. He was born on December 2, 1963 at St. Mary's Hospital in Apple Valley to Peter and Nancy Nelson. He graduated from Apple Valley High School in 1982. Then he married his high school sweetheart, Shari Springer on August 18, 1984. They were married for 36 years. They had two children, Jennifer and Robert Jr. Robert Nelson retired as a Surface Mount Technician with Mer-Mar Inc., located in Hesperia, CA. after 20 years. Robert was a family-oriented man. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. He loved having barbecues with family and friends. He enjoyed baseball, football, Nascar, and listening to classic rock. He loved playing "Name that Artist" and the majority of the time he was right. He is preceded in death by his mom Nancy. He is survived by his wife, Shari Nelson; his father Peter Nelson; his sisters Vicki Hatfield (Bob), Pam Brechwald, Susan Telliard (Bill); his daughter Jennifer Nelson (Jr.); his son Robert Nelson Jr. (Armela); and his 8 grandchildren. Robert will be greatly missed by all that knew and loved him.
Published in Daily Press from Mar. 18 to Mar. 21, 2021.