Almira Nelson

WASHBURN Almira Nelson, 79, Washburn, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in her home.

She was born April 8, 1934, to George and Leora Wicklander, in Washburn. She married Carl Nelson on April 5, 1953, in Washburn.

Survivors: husband; son, Jeffery, Washburn; daughter Karla Nelson, Rapid City, S.D.; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brothers, Ray, Washburn, Paul, Lansing, Mich.; and sisters, Dorothy Antilla, of Raymond, Wash., Nancy Geiger, Shady Cove, Ore., Grace Bryant, Albuquerque, N.M., Roberta Noon, Wilton, Margaret Harbeson, of Washington state.

Memorial service: Saturday, 10:30 a.m., First Lutheran Church, Washburn.

Burial: At a later date in Riverview Cemetery, Washburn.

(Goetz Funeral Home, Washburn)