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Kenneth R. Nelson

December 20, 1943 - September 22, 2018
Muskegon, MI

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Visitation

Thursday, September 27, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
1725 W. Giles Road
North Muskegon, MI 49445

Service

Friday, September 28, 2018
1:00 PM EDT
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
1725 W Giles Road
North Muskegon, MI 49445

Contributions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

American Guild of Organists-Muskegon Chapter
Web Site

Flowers


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Mr. Kenneth Randall Nelson, age 74, passed away Saturday, September 22, 2018. He was born in Muskegon, Michigan on December 20, 1943 to Charles & Gloria (Christofferson) Nelson and served his country in the US Air Force during the Vietnam Era. Mr. Nelson had been employed as a Nurse for Wiess Memorial Hospital for 20 years until retiring and then went to Sappi Fine Paper as an industrial nurse where he finished his career. Kenneth was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, COSMOPS and the American Guild of Organists. He loved to play the organ and piano and enjoyed gardening, picking fruit and spent many hours taking care of the grounds at the church.

SURVIVORS

Siblings, Diana Jones, Douglas (Tricia) Nelson, Melody (Wayne) Walden, Christina (Andy) Nelson; sister-in-law, Elka Nelson; many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and special care giver, Val. He was preceded in death by his parents & brother, Lawrence Nelson.

SERVICE

Friday, September 28, 2018, 1:00 pm at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with Brother Doug Cengiz officiating. Interment in Laketon Township Cemetery.

VISITATION

Thursday, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. MEMORIAL: American Guild of Organists - Muskegon Chapter.