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Obituary: Wallace Oliver Nelson

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Wallace Oliver Nelson, 84, passed away December 30, 2001 in West Jordan, Utah.

He was born July 18, 1917 in Bethel MN to Walter Nelson and Bertha Pohl Nelson. He married Arlie J. Hansen on August 18, 1942. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Jordan River Temple on Sept 18, 1996. Wallace served in the Army Air Corps. during World War II and was self employed in heating and air-conditioning and farm equipment.

He is survived by his four children: Wally Jr (Omah) Nelson, and Eddie G. (Linda) Nelson of Riverton; Ms Terri L. (Angelo) Cappellucci of Midvale; and stepson Evan M. (Jean) Hansen of Sandy; nine grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; sisters JoAnn and Betty and brothers Calvin, Melvin, Robert "Nick".

Wallace was preceded in death by five great-grandsons, four sisters and eight brothers.

Funeral services will be held at the South Jordan 7th Ward, 1570 W. 11400 S., Saturday, January 5, 2002 at 11 a.m. where friends may call Friday, January 4, 2002 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Interment Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery/Mortuary.