Created: Tue, 27 May 2014 03:00:00 CST
Updated: Tue, 27 May 2014 03:01:21 CST
Glen David Nelson, Sr., 68, of Grand Island, died Monday, May 26, 2014 at his home.
To honor Glen’s wishes cremation has taken place and no services are scheduled.
All Faiths Funeral Home is serving the family.
Mr. Nelson was born August 4, 1945 at Grand Island the son of Glen and Florence (Misner) Nelson.
Glen is survived by his children, Tom Nelson of Grand Island, Glen D. Nelson, Jr. and his wife, Liza of Grand Island; granddaughter, Ashley Nelson; brother, Jack Nelson of Grand Island; and four legged friend, Buddy.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Cliff.
Glen was raised and received his education in Grand Island, where he graduated from Grand Island Senior High.
He entered the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Following his service in the Navy, Glen worked at the Ordinance Plant, Berkley Pumps, and Merrick Machinery in Alda.
He enjoyed his close relationship with his mother. He also enjoyed the time spent with his family, especially the time spent with his granddaughter.