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Coralee Nelson

December 13, 1937 February 7, 2019
Coralee Nelson
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Obituary for Coralee Nelson

Coralee Nelson, age 81, of Council Bluffs, passed away February 7, 2019 at Jennie Edmundson Hospital.

Cora was born December 13, 1937 in Omaha to the late Millard and Crystal (Coburn) Green, Sr. She married Simmon J. Nelson on April 15, 1955. They were blessed with three daughters, Kathleen, Colleen, and Kristeen. Cora worked as an assembler for SMV Industries for the past 50 years.

In addition to her parents, Cora was preceded in death by her husband, Simmon J. Nelson on June 8, 1994; infant sister, Mildred; infant brother, Richard; sister, Sabra Tilton; brother, Clifford Green and son-in-law, Jonathan Fisher.

Cora is survived by her daughters, Kathleen (Edward) Finnell of Council Bluffs, Colleen Fisher of Missouri Valley, Kristeen (Brian) Forbes of Glenwood; 6 grandchildren, Ryan, Jonathan “Jake”, Kara, Alec, Daniel and Olivia; 5 great-grandchildren; sisters, Joy (Paul) Plumb-Lambert of Honey Grove, Texas, Linda (Don, M.D.) Doyle of The Villages, Florida; brothers, Ross (Irene) Green of Farragut, Iowa, Millard (Karen) Green, Jr.; special friend, Bev Voss all of Council Bluffs; many nieces and nephews.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

11

Feb

5:00 PM 2/11/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/11/2019 7:00:00 PM
Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory

545 Willow Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory
545 Willow Avenue Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

12

Feb

11:00 AM 2/12/2019 11:00:00 AM
Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory

545 Willow Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Luncheon at New Horizon Presbyterian Church following interment.

Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory
545 Willow Avenue Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Lewis Township Cemetery Final Resting Place

Highway 275
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Highway 275 Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

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Treynor Fire and Rescue

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