Theresa A. Nelson
Theresa Anne Nelson, 85, passed away on March 13, 2019 at
Edenbrook Nursing Home in Oshkosh. She was born on July 10, 1933 in Fond du
Lac, a daughter to Jerome and Josephine (Kraus) Lyons.
Theresa graduated from St. Mary’s Springs High School in
1951. She was united in marriage to Richard Nelson on July 23, 1960 at
Presentation Church in North Fond du Lac. Theresa worked at Miles Kimball in
Oshkosh and Wisconsin Power and Light in Fond du Lac.
Theresa liked to listen to music, watch TV and read books. She
enjoyed visiting with her children.
Theresa is survived by sons Richard Nelson Jr., Mark Nelson
and daughter Karen Nelson; nephews Steven, Maynard Jr. and David Hebert and
niece Christine Lefeber. Theresa is further survived by two special friends
Alice Schmidt and Bernie Bown, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in
death by her husband Richard Sr. in 1999, brother Edward Lyons and sister
Theresa’s family invites relatives and friends for a time of
visitation in Chapel of the Risen Christ – Calvary Mausoleum, 686 Fond du Lac
Ave., Fond du Lac on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 from 10:00 AM until the time of
service. A Liturgy of the Word will be celebrated at 11:00 AM. Entombment will
follow in Calvary Mausoleum.
Theresa’s children extend a special thank you to all the
caregivers at Edenbrook Nursing Home and the ladies from Lakeland Care for all
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