Earl V. Nelson
Earl V. Nelson
  • October 25, 1932 - April 27, 2017
  • Overland Park, Kansas

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Earl Victor Nelson, age 84, of Overland Park, KS, passed away on April 27, 2017. Visitation 9AM Tuesday, May 2, at Floral Hills with funeral at 10AM. Burial at Maple Hill, KC KS.

Earl was preceded in death by his parents, Ole and Marie (Gustafson) Nelson; A daughter, Beverly Vansant; and a granddaughter, Lindsay Vansant.

He is survived by his children; Jerry Nelson, Gary (Julia) Nelson, Linda Stillman, Kevin (Laurie) Nelson; his ex-wife June Baldwin and ex-wife and friend for life Norma Mitchell; Step sons Jerry, Steve and Stan Mitchell; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Earl passed peacefully with his family by his side.

He was a master carpenter and owned Nelson Construction, building many homes throughout his lifetime.

He enjoyed coin collecting, hunting, fishing and camping. He loved taking his family on vacation, especially camping in Colorado.

Special thanks go to the Mitchell family for their loving generosity.

Fond memories and condolences may be left at www.floralhillsfuneralhome.com.

Arr.: Newcomer's Floral Hills, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., KCMO 64133 (816) 353-1218.