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Loren H. Nelson

Loren H. Nelson Loren H. Nelson

Loren H. Nelson, 82, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, in New Albany.

He was born in Iowa on March 28, 1937, the son of Henry and Marie Stockwell Nelson.

He worked as a maintenance engineer at B Bar B and, after retirement, worked for the Hampton Inn in Corydon. He was an avid outdoorsman and a member of the N. American Fishing Club and Wildlife Forever.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Donald Waltman; and grandchild, Kaitlyn Nelson.

He was survived by his wife, Faye Booker Nelson; three sons, Scott Nelson of New Salisbury, Daniel Waltman (Martha) of Corydon and Larry Waltman of Scottsburg; three daughters, Melanie Nelson-Payne (Jeff) of Algona, Iowa, Pamela Riehle (Larry) of Crandall and Nicole Boone (Jonathan) of Corydon; one sister, Charie Rakes (Jim) of Lanesville; 23 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

Visitation: Wednesday, Oct. 23, from noon to 8 p.m. and Thursday, Oct. 24, after 10 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown.

Funeral: Thursday, Oct. 24, at noon at the funeral home with burial in Lanesville Protestant Cemetery.

Officiant: Pastor Jon Pearce.

The family suggests expressions of sympathy to the American Cancer Society.