Vern Nelson

ZAHL Vern Nelson, 73, rural Zahl, died Thursday, July 18, 2013, in a Minot hospital.

He was born June 17, 1940, to Edwin and Selma Nelson, in Williston. He served in the Army from 1963 to 1965. He was once married to Kathy Huber, of Germany. He married Peggy Jo Miller on July 8, 1979, in Williston.

Survivors: wife; children, Corina, Connie, Brian and Amber; six grandchildren; brother, Larry.

Funeral: Monday, 11 a.m., United Lutheran Church, Zahl.

Burial: Bethel Cemetery, southeast of Zahl.

Visitation: Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m., Fulkerson Funeral Home, Williston, and Monday, one hour prior to the service, in the church.