Carol Nelson, age 87 of Revere, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield. Memorial Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 10 at Old Westbrook Lutheran Church. The service will be broadcast on the Stephens Funeral Service Facebook page. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. prior to the service at church. Interment will be in the Old Westbrook Lutheran Church Cemetery. Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions, please wear a mask and practice social distancing guidelines. A 50% indoor occupancy restriction will be maintained. Facebook link may be found and online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Walnut Grove Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Carolyn Patricia Nelson was born June 29, 1933 to Frank and Elizabeth (Mantel) Dommer in Vail Township, Redwood County, Minnesota. She graduated from Tracy High School in 1952. On July 26, 1953, she married Kenneth Nelson at Sharon Lutheran Parsonage in Lamberton. Carol was a member of Old Westbrook Lutheran Church. Some of her hobbies included cooking, gardening, and going to concerts. She enjoyed watching westerns and going to rodeos in her free time. Carol loved spending time with her family, especially with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Carol is survived by her children: Kenneth of Revere, Curtis of Revere, Todd (Tonyia) of Cannon Falls, Nancy of Westbrook, Donna (Darwin) Lehnhoff of Revere, Kevin of Revere, and Keith of Revere; grandchildren: Cody (Emily) Nelson, Justin (Branda) Nelson and Jessie Nelson; great grandchildren: Jaeda, Hadli, Case and baby Nelson on the way; sister RoseAnn Hopp of Fairfax; sisters-in-law: Audry Asp and JoAnn Swanson; and many other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Kenneth, son Terry, and sisters: Loretta, Frances, Marcella, Delores and Margaret.