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Ardelle J. Nelson

February 26, 1915 July 14, 2007
Ardelle J. Nelson
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ARDELLE J. NELSON, 92, of 404 " 9th Avenue, Fulton, IL, died Saturday, July 14, 2007 at her home. Ardelle was born February 26, 1915, in Clinton, IA, to Soren N. and Marie (Jacobsen) Juhl. She was educated in the Clinton, IA grade schools and graduated from Clinton High School. She attended Wartburg College in Clinton. She married Russell E. Nelson on June 27, 1937 in Clinton. She, along with her husband, owned and operated Builder"s Supply Company in Clinton, and Nelson Lumber Company in Fulton. She also worked at Rose"s Gift Shop in Clinton. She was a member of St. Stephen"s Lutheran Church in Clinton, and participated in the Ladies Aid, Gertrude Guild and the church"s choir. She was a member and past president of the Fulton Women"s Club and a volunteer at Harbor Crest Nursing Home. She enjoyed knitting. Survivors include her husband of 70 years, Russell; one son, Roy (Mary Jo) Nelson of Fulton, IL; one granddaughter, Christine Marie (Mrs. Eric) Gerdes of Brighton, MI; one great granddaughter, Allison Katherine Gerdes.

FUNERAL SERVICE 10:00 AM Tuesday, July 17, 2007 at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, Fulton, ILOFFICIATING Rev. Michael C. Brewer, Pastor of the New Hope Lutheran Church in Clinton, Iowa VISITATION 9:30 AM " 10:00 AM Tuesday, July 17, 2007 at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, Fulton, ILINTERMENT Clinton Lawn Cemetery " Clinton, IA
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