Obituary

Dale K. Nelson
Dale K. Nelson

December 23, 2017
Born in Rahway, New Jersey
Resided in Clark, New Jersey

Obituary

Dale K. Nelson, 74 of Clark, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, December 23, 2017.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Funeral Service at Walter Johnson Funeral Home, 803 Raritan Rd., Clark, on Friday, December 29 at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Hazel Wood Cemetery, Clark. Visiting hours will be on Thursday, from 7 - 9 pm.

Mr. Nelson was born in Rahway. He graduated from Bloomfield College with a degree in Accounting. He lived in Roselle, prior to moving to Clark 40 years ago. He was a longtime member of the Roselle United Methodist Church, where he was on the Board of Trustees and a member of the choir. In Clark, he coached Little League and was a member of a bowling league at Clark Lanes. He also enjoyed tennis and playing on company softball teams. Mr. Nelson also published a book, "Born Innocent"; produced a music CD, played the guitar and has songs copyrighted under his name.

Mr. Nelson retired in 2006 as a C.P.A. for the State of New Jersey Department of Taxation after 10 years of service. Prior to that he worked for R & D Hunter and Granet & Granet Company. He was a Past President of the New Jersey Society of CPA's.

Mr. Nelson was predeceased by his beloved wife, Patricia (Stone) Nelson; his father Arthur Nelson and his brother, Bruce Nelson. He is survived by his devoted children, Kenneth Nelson and his wife Christy and Janet Hannah and her husband David; his cherished granddaughters, Jessica, Katie, Allison and Ashlyn; his loving mother, Wilma Nelson and his dear sister, Joyce Oehler.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in his memory to the Roselle United Methodist Church, 114 Sheridan Ave., Roselle, NJ 07203 or to the Alzheimer's Association, 400 Morris Ave., Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834-1365.

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Services

Visitation
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Thursday, December 28, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Funeral Service
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Friday, December 29, 2017
11:00 AM
Interment
Hazel Wood Cemetery
West Lake Avenue
Clark, NJ US 07066
Friday, December 29, 2017
12:00 PM

Charities

Roselle United Methodist Church
214 Sheridan Avenue
Roselle, New Jersey 07203
Alzheimer's New Jersey
400 Morris Avenue, Suite 251
Denville, NJ 07834

 


Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home • 803 Raritan Road • Clark, New Jersey 07066 • 732-382-6262 •
Sullivan Funeral Home • 146 East Second Avenue • Roselle, New Jersey 07203 • 908-241-2345 •

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Matthew S. Perlmutter
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