William “Bill” NELSON


William “Bill”

William Nelson of Red Deer passed away at the Red Deer Regional Hospital on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at the age of 87 years. Bill was born on November 20, 1926 in Alida, SK, where he farmed for a long period of his life. He married Rosemary on July 31, 1976 and together, they moved to Red Deer in 1996, where they resided for the remainder of his life. Bill will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Rosemary; three sons: Doug (Deb), Bert, and Vincent; two daughters: Ivy and Cindy (Jeff); eleven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Margaret (Miller) Nelson; nieces and nephews: Brian (Joanne), Bob (Wendy), Linda (Grant), Wayne (Donna), and Marlene (David), all from Saskatchewan. He will be sadly missed by numerous nieces, nephews, great and great-great nieces and nephews, and friends. Bill was predeceased by his father, Louie; his mother, Diane; and his brother, Miller. For those who wish to pay their final respects, visitations will be held at Living Stones Church, 2020-40 Avenue, Red Deer on Thursday, June 5, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Funeral Service will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend S. Cavers and Reverend P. Vallee officiating.

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