Nelson, Muriel E. (Anderson) (1914-2008)

Muriel Nelson, 94, died Monday, November 10, 2008 at Karlstad Health Care Center, Karlstad, MN.

Funeral service will be 2 PM, Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at Westaker Free Lutheran Church, Newfolden, MN with Reverend Phil Rokke officiating. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery, Newfolden.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church, Wednesday.

Muriel E. Anderson was born June 3, 1914 in Newfolden, MN, the daughter of Harry and Jennie (Lokken) Anderson. She attended Newfolden High School, St. Cloud State College and Lutheran Bible Institute.

In November of 1947, Muriel was united in marriage to Arnold Nelson. Muriel was a teacher in rural schools and in Midland, TX.

Muriel enjoyed church work, being out of doors, country and gospel music and her many friendships.

She is survived by a sister, Adeline (Frank) Thornton, Green Valley, AZ; brother, James H. (Olive) Anderson, Winona, MN.

Muriel was preceded in death by parents and brothers, Roy, Ralph and Burton Anderson.

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky