Obituary for Norman Nelson
Nelson, Norman Clark, 91, of Jefferson City, Mo passed away Wednesday, February 6th at St Joseph’s Bluffs care facility in Jefferson City. Norman was born February 13th, 1926 in St Louis, Mo, the son of Francis and Addie (Crawford) Nelson. He graduated from Brentwood, Mo High School. He served in the US Navy and attended college at Washington University of St Louis, Mo. Norman worked for McDonnell Douglas (Boeing) until his retirement. Norman was preceded in death by his first wife, Nancy Jane (Howland) Nelson and his sister Jeanne (White) Nelson. He is survived by his second wife, June (Kleinpeter) Bay Nelson of St Louis, his son William Nelson of Eolia, Mo, his daughter Norma Lynn (Nelson) Ackley of Jefferson City, Mo and three grandchildren. Except for his time in the Navy, Norman lived his life in St Louis until December of 2016 when he moved to Jefferson City to live with his daughter Norma. Per Norman’s wishes, there will be no service. Donations may be made to the National Park Service or charities of choice.