In Memory of

Jack Nelson

January 26, 1933–April 24, 2019

Photo of Jack Nelson

About Jack Nelson

Jack Nelson was born on January 26, 1933. He joined the Air force and spent 15 years in service. He fought in the Korean War and left the service to work for the Navy at Seal Beach, California.

He moved to Oregon for School and worked for UPS in Portland, Oregon. He moved to Salem and started work at the Oregon State Hospital and worked there for 30 years.

He is survived by his wife Sonia, his son Aaron, Aaron’s wife Vicki Nelson, his granddaughter Kristen Marie Cuthrell, his grandson in law Nick Cuthrell as well as his grandson Michael Anthony Nelson.

His daughter Suzie Marie Nelson predeceased him and is in heaven with him. He passed away peacefully surrounded by family on April 24th, 2019.