ELMER LAVERNE NELSON, 92, of Irwin (1-23-12)


January 19th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

ELMER LAVERNE NELSON, 92, of Irwin died Wednesday, January 18th at Myrtue Medical Center in Harlan . Funeral services for ELMER LAVERNE NELSON will be held on Monday, January 23rd at 10:30 am in the First Baptist Church in Elk Horn.  Pauley-Jones Funeral Home in Harlan has the arrangements.


Visitation will be held on Sunday from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the funeral home with the family present from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Burial in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Irwin.

ELMER LAVERNE NELSON is survived by:

Wife – Mary of Irwin.

Sons – Paul (Joanne) Nelson of Irwin and Randy (Joan) Nelson of Irwin.

Daughter – Debbie (Tom) Scott of Smyrna, TN.

Sister – Evelyn Olsen of Audubon

Brother – Herbert (Marjorie) Nelson of Atlantic

Step-Sons – Richard (Renae) Wiig of Irwin; Robert (Denise) Wiig of Irwin; Roger (Michele) Wiig of Sioux Falls, SD

Step-Daughter – Barbara (Mark) Kanne of Austin, MN

16 Grandchildren

7 Great-Grandchildren