Richard Nelson
1930 - 2021
BORN
1930
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Verkuilen-Van Deurzen Family Funeral Home - Little Chute
101 Canal Street
Little Chute, WI
Richard Nelson

Richard G. Nelson, 90, passed away on Friday, March 12, 2021. Richard was born on July 31, 1930 to Levi and Lydia Nelson. On September 29, 1951 he was united in marriage to Janet Bacon, together they loved Polka dancing. Richard retired from Oshkosh Truck after working there for 24 years. He enjoyed camping and hiking. Richard was a woodworker and made many things throughout the years.

Richard is survived by his wife of almost 70 years, Janet, his children; Jean (Jim) Simon, Robert (Diane) Nelson, six grandchildren; Tony (Cristy) Simon, Philip (Krystyn) Simon, Andrew (Andrea) Simon, Lucas (Stacy) Simon, Amber (Louis) Arceo and Brandon (Katie) Nelson, 17 great grandchildren, a sister, Mary Ann Hagaman, a sister-in-law, Phyl Nelson, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother Gary Nelson.

A memorial service for Richard will be held on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 12:30 at VERKUILEN VAN DEURZEN FUNERAL HOME, 101 Canal St., Little Chute. A time of visitation will be held on Tuesday from 11:00 AM until the time of the service at the funeral home. Due to the current health pandemic please wear a mask and social distance. Online condolences may be expressed at www.verkuilenfh.com.





Published by Appleton Post-Crescent from Mar. 17 to Mar. 18, 2021.
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Mar
23
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Verkuilen-Van Deurzen Family Funeral Home - Little Chute
101 Canal Street, Little Chute, WI
Mar
23
Memorial service
12:30p.m.
Verkuilen-Van Deurzen Family Funeral Home - Little Chute
101 Canal Street, Little Chute, WI
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So very sorry for your loss praying for the family and friends who lost him if you need anything at all please let me know
Darlene Burrow
March 18, 2021
I'm very sorry for your loss to diane and her husband im truly sorry if there is anything I can do dont heastiantto let
Darlene Burrow
March 18, 2021
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