Lucille Nelson, age 95, of Carroll

Friday, October 28th, 2016

Mass of Christian Burial for Lucille Nelson, age 95, of Carroll will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne on Tuesday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A Vigil Service will be held on Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.  Interment will be at Elmwood Cemetery in Carroll. Memorials may be directed to the Nelson family for later designation. She passed away Thursday at Careage Campus of Care. Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne.

Lucille Marie Nelson was born October 9, 1921, on a farm near Carroll to Henry and Jennie (Grandgenett) Harmeier.  She graduated from Carroll High School and attended Wayne State College. She was a teacher in a country school west of Carroll before her marriage. Lucille married Harry Nelson May 28, 1942, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne. The couple farmed near Wayne for a few years before moving to a farm north of Carroll.   After farming for 30 years, the couple moved into Carroll in 1979.  Lucille was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and the Happy Workers Club.

Lucille is survived by her son, LeRoy (Trudy) Nelson of Yankton, SD; daughters, Shirley (Richard) Woslager of Carroll, and Pat (Randy) Brudigan of Ainsworth; seven grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Lucille was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harry in 2002; a sister, Hazel (Eugene) Leonard, and   brothers, Melvin Harmeier, Leo Harmeier, Richard Harmeier and Merlin Harmeier.





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