Glen M. Nelson
March 11, 1931 ó Jan. 31, 2016
Glen M. Nelson of Waukesha died on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at AngelsGrace Hospice with his family by his side at age of 84. He was born in Sturgeon Bay on March 11, 1931, the son of Oscar and Alma (nee Larson) Nelson.
On July 9, 1960, he married Brenda Nordby. Glen worked for Kohlís Food Stores for 25 years and retired from Beatrice Cheese. He enjoyed bowling, golfing and gambling and was a huge sports fanatic, especially enjoying the Packers, Badgers and Brewers. Glen loved to tell jokes and will always be remembered for his sense of humor and as a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
He will be sadly missed by his wife of 55 years, Brenda of Waukesha, and their children, Tami Guiler of Waukesha and Eric (Beth) Nelson of Waukesha, his two granddaughters Tara (Casey) Alauf of Wauwatosa and Kristin Guiler of Milwaukee and one great-granddaughter Kendall Alauf. He is further survived by his sisters Evelyn Magnette of Appleton and Ruth Buschmann of Milwaukee, along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his four sisters and three brothers.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 6, from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the 1:00 p.m. memorial service at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha.
Memorials in Glenís name are appreciated to Angels-Grace Hospice, N74-W35908 Servantsí Way, Oconomowoc, WI 53066.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-5474035 or visit our website at www.randledable.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.