Mary E. Nelson

Mary Elizabeth Nelson, 96 of Albion, died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, at the Good Samaritan Society-Albion.  Mary is survived by three children, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren: daughter Mary Lynne James of Steamboat Springs, CO (husband David, son John C. and wife Jamaiya, grandchildren Jensen and Lyla), son Christopher M. Nelson of Albion, (son Matt and wife Stacy, grandchildren Piper and Ryker; daughter Sarah (Nelson) Scheer and husband Matt, grandchildren Kynlea and Evelyn, and daughter Elizabeth Nelson of Murray, NE (husband Richard Yoder, daughter Synneve Yoder, daughter Krista Yoder and partner Andrew Bell and grandson Leon), other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Leon, and brother Stewart S. Minnick.
Funeral services will be Monday, October 18, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Albion with Pastor Carolann Hopcke officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021, at Levander Funeral Home.
Levander Funeral Home of Albion is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at

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