Edith Lucille Nelson

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Edith Lucille Nelson
Born February 25, 1912(1912-02-25)
Died October 11, 2001 (aged 89)[1]
Resting place Shelby Cemetery, Shelby, Iowa, USA[2][3]
Spouse Hugh Alva Linn (m. 1932) «Did not recognize date. Try slightly modifying the date in the first parameter.»"Marriage: Hugh Alva Linn to Edith Lucille Nelson" Location: (linkback:http://jimlindstrom.com/mediawiki/index.php/Edith_Lucille_Nelson), Gilmore City, Iowa
Children Hugh Roy Linn
Harry Lee Linn
Bruce Lee Linn
Thomas Alvin Linn
Richard Dale Linn
Parents Clarence Bernard Nelson, Gertie Mae Thompson
Relatives Bernard William Nelson (brother)
Genevieve Clarice Nelson (sister)
Jacob Merle Nelson (brother)
Charles Matthew Nelson (brother)
Robert Edwin Nelson (brother)[4]
See map of Edith Lucille Nelson's descendents and ancestors

[edit] Gilmore City Obituary

Edith Lucille Nelson, the daughter of Clarence and Gertie (Thompson) Nelson, was born February 25, 1912, in Goldfield, IA (Evergreen Community). She was raised and received her education in Goldfield, graduating from Goldfield High School in 1932. On June 1, 1932 she was united in marriage to Dr. Hugh Linn in Goldfield. After their marriage, the couple lived in Gilmore City their entire married lives. Edith loved collecting sheet music and playing the piano and clarinet. She played the piano for silent films in Goldfield. She also enjoyed working in her yard and garden.

Survivors include sons; Hugh and his wife, Joanna of San Francisco, CA, Harry and his wife Elaine of Gilmore City, Bruce and his companion, Elberta of Concord, CA, Thomas of Gilmore City, and Richard and his wife, Barbara of Ozark, MO, 10 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren and a brother, Bernard Nelson of Long Beach, CA. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hugh in 1971, brothers; Jacob, Charles and Robert and a sister, Genevieve. She was a member of the Faith Methodist Church in Gilmore City.[5]

[edit] Notes

  1. Obituary, Faith United Methodist Church, Oct. 15, 2001
  2. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=46890250
  3. http://iowagravestones.org/gs_view.php?id=186740
  4. The Matt Nelson Family (Nelson-Madison Heritage (1855-1975)), Glenn and Edna Nelson (1975)
  5. Obituary, Faith United Methodist Church, Oct. 15, 2001
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