Services for Sgt. Lee M. Nelson, 40, Garden Grove, Calif., who died there Friday [July 10, 1959] will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Welander-Quist Mortuary, 2301 S. Dupont Ave., with burial in Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Born in Hutchinson, Minn., Sgt. Nelson moved to Minneapolis as a child and lived here until six years ago when he was transferred to Garden Grove, Calif. He was a gunnery sgt. at El Toro Marine Air Base.
He was a member of the Hennepin Ave. Masonic Lodge 4, and a former member of Central Lutheran Church in Minneapolis.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn; two daughters, Jean and Joan; his mother, Mrs. Martha Nelson, Minneapolis, and a sister, Miss Bernice Nelson, Minneapolis.
Memorials are preferred to St. Olaf Lutheran Church, Garden Grove, Calif.