Jerry W. Nelson 1949-2014

Posted on April 16th in Obituaries

Jerry Nelson, 64, passed away March 27 at his home in Seneca.

Jerry was born Oct. 12, 1949, in Portland to Clifford L. and Eva C. Nelson. He made his home in Seneca for the past 37 years.

On Jan. 20, 1979, he married Renee Barott. They later divorced, but remained close friends.

Jerry is survived by his son Matthew J. Nelson, and fiancée, Sara, of Prineville; stepson, Brian (Schabahn) L. Day of Mill Creek, Wash.; grandchildren, Keegan and Haley Nelson of Prineville, and Braeden and Jonah Day of Mill Creek; sisters, Char Selph of Dixie, Wash., and Sandy Harris of Hillsboro; nephews, Jason and Jeremy Selph of Dixie; and many close friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford and Eva Nelson; brother, John Nelson; and stepbrother, Tom Thelander.

Contributions to help the family with costs may be made to or to Driskill Memorial Chapel, 241 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day, OR 97845.

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