Sandra J. Nelson

Sept. 19, 1940 – Nov. 12, 2013

Sandra Jeanne Nelson (nee Edwards) of Oconomowoc passed away peacefully on 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, and one great-granddaughter Everly, and also other relatives and friends.

She was born in Delafield 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, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc, is serving the family. For more information, call 262-567-4459 or visit www.schmidtandbartelt.com.