July 3, 2005
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 7/6/2005 15:00:00
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 7/7/2005 13:00:00
Shirley T. Nelson, age 78, resident of Willard, passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2005 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Toledo, Ohio. She was born on July 27, 1926 in LaHoya, CA to the late Capt. Marion C. and Evelyn B. (Boughton) Thompson and had been a resident of Willard most of her life. She was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church and a former childrens minister. She was an avid golfer and a member of the Mansfield Chorale Society for many years.
She is survived by three sons, Brian M. Nelson of Wakeman, OH, Eric B. Nelson of Norwalk, and Scott T. Nelson of Bradenton, FL; one daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer M. and David L. Rogers of Norwalk; six grandchildren; and one brother, Richard B. Thompson of Appleton, WI. She is preceded in death by her husband in, Roger T. Nelson in 1992; her parents; and her sister, Patsy Thompson.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Wednesday from 3-7 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday at 1:00 PM with Rev. James Ellis officiating. Burial will follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. Memorial expressions may be made to the Willard Public Library.