Elizabeth C. Nelson

March 24, 1916 - May 24, 2011

Elizabeth C. Nelson, 95, a resident of Glen Ellyn, Ill., for 10 years, passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2011, at her residence. She was born March 24, 1916, in Fort Wayne, Ind.

Elizabeth was a homemaker. She enjoyed oil painting and was a life member of the DuPage Art League. She was a world traveler to every continent, including the Antarctica.

She is survived by her daughters, Kay Wahlgren, Rolane Meyer and Christin Nelson; five grandchildren, Christine Edison, William Wahlgren, Lucus, Josh and Seth Meyer; and four great-grandchildren, Louis, Henry, Robert and Calvin Wahlgren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rolland D. Nelson.

Visitation and services were private. Interment was at Wisconsin Memorial Park.

Leonard Memorial Home of Glen Ellyn assisted with arrangements. Call 630-469-0032 for more information.