2002-10-09 / Obituaries

Effie L. Nelson

Effie L. Nelson, age 84 of Cold Spring, NY died on Thursday October 3, 2002 at St. Luke’s Hospital Newburgh, NY.

Born in White Plains, NY on July 10, 1918 she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mildred (Hollenback) Hoffestedt.

Mrs. Nelson was a homemaker who had resided in the Cold Spring area for the past 33 years, coming from Mahopac, NY.

Her husband Frederick R. Nelson predeceased her; he died in February of 1985. Three daughters, Mildred Hill of Cullen, VA, Barbara Hoy of Yorktown Hgts., NY and Sally Donati of Winchendon, MA, one son, Nickolas Nelson of Campbell Hall, NY, one sister Mary Elizabeth Beckerleg of NC, survive Mrs. Nelson. Twelve grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren also survive.

A Funeral service was held on Saturday October 5, 2002 at the Clinton Funeral Home, Cold Spring, NY. A private cremation service followed.

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