Hanson-Nelson, Mercedes "Dolly" Born 7/4/1928 and died 1/13/2010. Preceded by first husband, David Hanson. Survived by husband, Earl Nelson, Plymouth; son, David ( Julie) Hanson, Plymouth; grandchildren, Sara (Steve) Lundquist, Kai (Karmen) Hanson, Erika and Emily Hanson; great-grandchildren, Taryn and Kylie Lundquist and Blake Hanson. Also survived by sister, Betty Saline; Earl's sons and daughters, James Nelson, Joel Nelson, Jay Nelson, Jean Nelson, Jackie Nelson, Jennifer Harley; and numerous grandchildren. Funeral Sat., 1/16/2010, 11:00 AM THOMSON- DOUGHERTY MANSION, 2535 Park Ave., Mpls reception to follow service. Interment Sunset Memorial Park, Sat., 1:00 PM, Visitation Fri. 5:00- 7:00 PM, Thomson-Dougherty Mansion. Memorials preferred to Virginia Piper Cancer Institute c/o Abbott Northwestern Hospital. Historic Thomson-Dougherty 612-871-4407
Published in Star Tribune from Jan. 14 to Jan. 15, 2010.