Alice M. Nelson

Oct. 18, 1922 - May 26, 2008

Alice M. Nelson (nee Handel), 85, of Oconomowoc, died Monday, May 26, 2008, at AngelsGrace Hospice. She was born Oct. 18, 1922, in Herman, to Alfred Handel and Olga VonAllman.

Alice married Howard Nelson on Dec. 20, 1947. She was employed as an assembler at La Belle Industries and belonged to Our Saviorís Lutheran Church and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2260 Ladies Auxiliary of Oconomowoc.

She is survived by her children, Al Nelson of Oconomowoc, Donna Kleinschmidt of Oconomowoc and Joan (Bill) Habermann of Oconomowoc; grandson, David Habermann of Oconomowoc; brothers, Harvey (Lois) Handel of Lake Geneva and Alfred (Donna) Handel of Minnesota; stepbrother, Eugene Falk of California; and sister, Dorothy (Ed) Anderson of Rice Lake. She is further survived by sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, other relatives and friends.

Alice was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard; brothers, Donald Mork and Arnold Frisch; sister, Lucilla Leitzke; and a son-in-law, Robert Kleinschmidt.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Thursday, May 29, at Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 E. Summit Ave., Oconomowoc, with the Rev. Karen Natterstad officiating. Burial will be in St. Lukeís Cemetery in Oconomowoc.

Memorials can be made to AngelsGrace Hospice.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.