Charles Nelson

Charles Nelson

Charles, Nelson



December 9, 1932 – November 2, 2013

Charles was born in Sarnia, Ontario on December 9, 1932 and passed away at the age of 80 on November 2, 2013 in Cranbrook, BC. He passed away peacefully with his family at his side after a lengthy illness.

Charles was a loving, caring husband, father and grandfather. He will be sadly missed. He was a wonderful mentor and example to his family and friends.

Charles is survived by his loving wife of 57 years Dorothy; his children Brad (Colette), Stephanie Forsberg (Carl), Heather Kendrick (Dan), Les (Kim), Mark (Margot); his grandchildren Dawn, Steven, Dani, Sheena, Joey, Alex, Ben, Elliot, Hailey, Harry, Spencer, Emma and Abbey; his great grandchildren Eric, Damon, Mickey, Dotty and Ella.

Special thanks to the nurses and doctors on the 2nd floor and ICU, and the nursing staff on the 3rd floor.

A celebration of Charles’ life will be held on Sunday, November 10th at 2 p.m. at the Cranbrook Alliance Church.

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