Glenn C. Nelson, age 96, of Florida, former long time resident of Garrison, died on Saturday, April 17, 2010, in Naples FL.
Born May 30, 1913, in Racine WI, he was the son of the late Nels C. and Bertha M. (Howe) Nelson.
Mr. Nelson was a professor, having worked at the University of Iowa from 1952 to 1956 and the University of Minnesota, Duluth campus, from 1956 to 1975. He was a WWII U.S. Army veteran, serving from 1941 to 1945, where he was a Sergeant in the Pacific theater.
He was predeceased by his wife, Edith M Nelson, in 1987. Survivors include many good friends and he was a great friend to many.
Interment of cremains will take place 2pm, May 14, 2010, at Cold Spring Cemetery. Local arrangements are under the direction of the Clinton Funeral Home Cold Spring.