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|Nelson, Glenn Lewis
|Glenn Lewis Nelson, 85, Arvada, CO formerly of Galesburg IL died at 10:32 PM Friday December 11, 2009 in the VA Hospital in Denver CO.
He was born May 19, 1924 in Galesburg IL the son of Richard L. and Esther A. Larson Nelson. He married Gearldeen Lehman on September 15, 1946 in Galesburg IL. She preceded him in death on February 14, 1998.
Glenn is survived by a daughter Cheryl A. (Dan) Hydrick of Arvada, CO and two grandchildren Emily and Kady Hydrick of Denver CO. He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, and one sister Wilma JoAnne Boone.
He served in the Army Air Force for three years as a Staff Sergeant. He worked for the former Gale Product Division of the Outboard Marine Corporation as an accounting supervisor for thirty years, retiring May 31, 1981. He graduated from Galesburg High School in 1942 and attended the University of Illinois for two years. He was a member of the Ralph M. Noble American Legion Post 285. Glenn also was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Graveside services are scheduled for 10:00 AM Friday December 18, 2009 in Memorial Park Cemetery with Military Rites by Ralph M. Noble American Legion Post 285. The Rev. Marilyn Anell will officiate. There will be no visitation.
Memorials may be made to a Hospice of the Donors Choice. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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