Marjorie A. Nelson, of rural Elroy, Wisconsin, passed away March 12, 2019 in her 85th year.
She was born on October 25, 1933 to Francis “Frank” and Ethel (Cook) Potter in Ashland, Wisconsin. She grew to adulthood in Hayward and graduated from the Hayward High School. Marge moved to Minneapolis following graduation.
She met Eddie Nelson of the Valley and Janesville, Wisconsin areas. They married and settled in Beloit, where they had two sons, Jeffrey and Loren.
Marge and Eddie retired to the Elroy area in the early 1990’s and he preceded her in death on November 29, 2007. She was also preceded in death by her Parents; sister, Virginia Potter and brother, Bob Potter.
She will be missed by many but, there is a new citizen in heaven…….absent from the body, present with the Lord.
A time of visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Picha Funeral Home in Wonewoc, with a Prayer Service held at 7 p.m. Burial will be in the Clinton Cemetery in Clinton, Wisconsin on Thursday, March 21, 2019.