Sandra J. Nelson

Sept. 19, 1940 – Nov. 12, 2013

Sandra Jeanne Nelson (nee Edwards) of Oconomowoc passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at the age of 73. Sandy is survived by her beloved husband, Richard, of 52 years; sons, Doug (Audra), Eric (Christie) and Chris (Beckie); her sister, Jane; her wonderful grandchildren Amber, Moli, Lucas, Jake, Paul (P.J.), Matt, Evan, Danny; one great-granddaughter, Everly; and other relatives and friends.

She was born on Sept. 19, 1940, in Delafield, where her parents farmed. She graduated from Oconomowoc High School and attended the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Sandy was very proud of her family and enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s various events (sports, theatrical, musical), loved laughter, and was an avid reader and a big fan of the Packers and Brewers. Holidays at her house were always special. She was always available to her family and friends with a sympathetic ear, and will be greatly missed.

Funeral services will be held Friday, Nov. 15 at the Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home in Oconomowoc, with visitation from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., followed by the service. Interment will be private at the Summit Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Delafield Presbyterian Church are appreciated.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.