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Woodrow Nelson

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Verdigre — Woodrow Nelson, 80, of Verdigre, died Friday, April 1, 2022, at his residence in Verdigre.

Per his wishes, no services will be held.

Memorials may be made to the family for future designation. 

Brockhaus Funeral Home in Verdigre is in charge of arrangements.

Woodrow was born June 4, 1941, at Walnut, to Walter D. Nelson and Alice (Vonasek) Nelson. He attended grade school at Knoxville and graduated from Verdigre High School in 1959.

Woodrow enlisted in the U.S. Army National Guard and was stationed at Fort Ord in California. 

After he came home, he started farming with his Dad and brothers. 

Woodrow liked to work in the shop and could fix almost anything. Woodrow and his brother Charles liked to take their boat and go fishing at Fort Randall Dam.

In 2005, Woodrow retired and moved to Verdigre where he enjoyed gardening and going on drives in the countryside.

Woodrow is survived by his two brothers Arlie (Vicky) Nelson of Culbertson and Charles Nelson of Verdigre, nieces, nephews and many relatives and friends.          


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