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Lois M. Nelson

Published: Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

LYNDON – Lois M. Nelson, 93, of Prophetstown, died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at Prophets Riverview Good Samaritan Center in Prophetstown. She was employed by Production Credit Association in Morrison for 41 years, retiring in 1983.

She was born May 22, 1919, in Sterling, the daughter of Launce and Beulah (Bealer) Shepard. She married Harold E. “Eddie” Nelson on Jan. 2, 1944, in Lyndon. He preceded her in death on Nov. 22, 1997.

Survivors include special friends, Mike and Beth Olinger of Prophetstown.

She also was preceded in death by her parents.

Cremation rites have been accorded. There will be no visitation. Private graveside committal service of cremains will be Thursday at Grove Hill Cemetery in Morrison. Bosma-Gibson Funeral Home in Prophetstown is handling arrangements.

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