Veteran Richard L. Nelson, age 74, of Boscobel, passed away on Wednesday January 9, 2013 at the Boscobel Area Health Care in Boscobel. He was born on April 30, 1938 in Boscobel Township. The son of Adolph and Edith (Gile) Nelson. He worked in the steel industry. Richard was a Korean Conflict Veteran from 1955-1958.
He is survived by a son Ricky Nelson of Boscobel. 1 Grandchild. 2 sisters Karen Gilbertson of Boscobel, Helen Wellington of Boscobel. A brother William (Janita) Nelson of Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents along with a grandson Brock Nelson.
According to Richards wishes a graveside memorial Service will be held at a later date. The Kendall Funeral Home in Boscobel is assisting the family. On line condolence can be sent to www.kendallfuneralservice.com