Clifford W. (Dick) Nelson, a former resident of Posey County, Ind., died April 19, 2013, at Vintage Silver Creek Nursing home in San Jose, Calif., after an illness of a couple of months.
Cliff was the son of Helen (Curtis) and Golston Nelson. He was a graduate with the Class of 1938 New Harmony High Scool and also a graduate of the University of of Arkansas. He was a teacher with the Mount Vernon School for a number of years.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Elizabeth and two sons; Jeremiah of Lake Tahoe, Calif.; Stephen (Lolo) of McCall, Idaho, and one daughter, Roxanne (David) of Denver, Colo.; seven grandchildren and one great grandchild; one sister, Jeanne Garret of Boise, Idaho, and numerous neices and nephews.
He will be forever remembered with affection by his family and a host of friends.
There will be a memorial service on June 29 in Gardnerville, Nev.