HUMBOLDT - Gilbert H. Nelson, 93, of Humboldt, passed away December 1, 2012 at the Humboldt Care Center North. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity Lutheran Church at Rutland. Interment will be in Union Cemetery, Humboldt with full military honors by the VFW Post 5240 and American Legion Post 119. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. today at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt.
Mr. Nelson is survived by his children, Denny (Debra) Nelson of Humboldt and Jan Nelson of Urbandale, and his grandson, Dane Nelson of Humboldt. He was preceded in death by his wife, Gladys in 2002; infant grandson, Christian Harley Nelson; his parents, John and Mary (Johnson) Nelson; stepmother, Marie (Rasmussen) Nelson; brothers, Harry (May) Nelson, Harvey (Anna) Nelson, and infant brother, Howard Nelson; and sisters, Gladys (Ed) Moore and Mable (Jesse) Andersen.