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Robert V. Nelson
June 2, 1924 - February 6, 2018

Robert V.  Nelson

Robert V. Nelson
Jun 2, 1924 - Feb 6, 2018

Robert V.  Nelson
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Age 93, formerly of Blaine. Loving Husband, Dad, Grandpa, Great-Grandpa & Brother, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at home on February 6, 2018.

Bob is preceded in death by his daughter, Sandra (Frank) Jacques; siblings, Dorothy Quarnstrom, Lois Knight, Basil. He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Clara "Tiny"; children, Steve (Carol), Stacey; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-granddaughter; sister, Lorraine (Dale) Anselman; brother-in-law, Harry Schmidt; nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends. Bob was a proud WWII veteran, serving in the Navy. He loved fishing, was a people person, and could fix anything.

Visitation 4-8 PM Friday, February 16th at Roberts Family Life Celebration Home. A Celebration of Bob's Life 11 AM Saturday, February 17th with visitation beginning one hour prior at Roberts Family Life Celebration Home, 555 SW Centennial Dr., Forest Lake. Interment 10 AM Tuesday, February 20th at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Christ Life Church, 4555 University Ave. NE, Columbia Heights.

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Visitation

Feb
16
Friday
Roberts Family Life Celebration Home
555 SW Centennial Drive
Forest Lake, Minnesota 55025
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Visitation

Feb
17
Saturday
Roberts Family Funeral Home
555 Centennial Drive SW
Forest Lake, Minnesota 55025
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Service

Feb
17
Saturday
Roberts Family Life Celebration Home
555 SW Centennial Drive
Forest Lake, Minnesota 55025
11:00 AM
Visitation beginning at 10 AM

Graveside Service

Feb
20
Tuesday
Fort Snelling National Cemetery
7601 34th Ave S.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55450
10:00 AM

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