William W. ‘Bill’ Nelson

May 15, 1947 - May 30, 2011

William W. ‘Bill’ Nelson of Waukesha, formerly of Madison, passed away accidentally Monday, May 30, 2011, at the age of 64.

He was the beloved father of Bradley W. (Katherine, nee Zielski) and Kristine Nelson; former husband of 29 years to Suzanne (nee Littel); dear brother of Nila (Robert) Kyser, Carmen (David) Leidy and Jeffrey Nelson (Julie); and special friend of Roann Zahn. He is also loved and survived by nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Marion Nelson.

A time of gathering will be held from 3 p.m. until the 5:30 p.m. memorial service Sunday, June 5, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha.

If so desired, memorials to the American Cancer Society are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.