Nelson, Sandy Elizabeth (Pederson) (1951-2015)

Susan Nelson of Goodridge, MN, died Thursday March 12, 2015 at
Cancer Treatment Center of America, Tulsa, OK, at the age of 63.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, March 20, 2015
at Zion Lutheran Church in Thief River Falls, MN, with Rev. Bob Dahlen

Burial will follow at Silver Creek Cemetery, Thief River Falls, MN
Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM with a 7:00
PM Prayer Service on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Zion Lutheran Church,
Thief River Falls, MN.

Visitation will also take place one hour prior to Susans funeral service,
at the church on Friday.

Susan Elizabeth Pederson was born on October 8, 1951 in Crookston,
MN, the daughter of Warren and Doris (Ueland) Pederson.
She was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Crookston.
Susan attended and graduated from Crookston High School.
She also attended Northland Community College.

On September 19, 1970 she was united in marriage to Doyle Jon Nelson
at Silver Creek Church, rural Thief River Falls, MN.
Susan worked alongside Doyle on the family farm in Goodridge.
Throughout her life she worked for Midland Co-op, Thune-Upham
Insurance, and lastly Land OLakes Turkey Plant/Northern Pride
Inc for over 25 years.

Susan served as the Agder Township Board clerk for several years and
was a member of Goodridge Area Snowmobile Club.

She was also a member of the North Country Horsemens Saddle Club.
Susan enjoyed time outside gardening and traveling to warm destinations.
Horses were always a passion of Susans, having them since childhood.
She loved teaching her grandchildren how to ride and show.

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky