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Harry Bud Nelson dies

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Harry C. (Bud) Nelson, formerly of Chesterton, passed away on May 7, 2011 at his home in Decatur, Tennessee.

He was born in Gary, Indiana on February 11, 1927 to Clarence and Dorothy (Dumont) Nelson.

He was preceded in death by his parents, son Eric Nelson and brother, Marvin Nelson.

He will be missed by his wife and friend, Ethel (Bittner) Nelson; daughters Dottie Garcia and Nancy Enos; sons Gary (Linda), Mark (Linda), Clarence (Melinda), Nick (Kim), Christie (Eric) Nelson and 13 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.

He is also survived by sisters Iris Sheeler, Janice (John) Wildheart and brother John (Sharon) Nelson.

Posted 5/25/2011