Carl NelsonCarl Nelson, 73, of Bennett went to be with the Lord Saturday, July 27, 2013.
Carl Nelson, 73, of Bennett went to be with the Lord Saturday, July 27, 2013 at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Duluth with his wife at his side.
Carl was born in Holcombe, Wis. to Gustave and Ruth Nelson. In 1961 Carl married Georgialice they enjoyed 51 years together.
Carl retired after 15 years of faithful service from International Harvester Company in Libertyville, Ill. and moved his family back to Wisconsin in 1976.
Carl enjoyed camping, fishing, flea marketing. He was very dedicated to his family.
Those who loved and shared his life are his wife Georgialice; his seven children, Kim Nelson, Brenda (Chet) Hart, Scott (Sarah) Nelson, Philip (Brenda) Nelson, Trevor Nelson, William Nelson, Amy jo Nelson; 19 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; three brothers; six sisters.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and one brother Clarence.
Honorary pallbearer Shadly Nelson.
Pallbearers will be Aaron, Dustin, Ryan, Jaden, Tristan Nelson, Cody Hart.
Visitation will be held from 10 until the 12 Noon funeral services Thursday, August 1 at the Brown Funeral Home. Rev. Nathan Winterhof will officiate. Burial will be in the Bennett cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Solon Springs. Online condolences may be shared at www.brownfuneralhome.net.