Marilyn Kay Nelson, age 74 of Mound, passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Allina Health Hospice in Brooklyn Park after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born on May 5, 1943 to Ken and Dolores (Schmit) Dahl.
Marilyn is survived by her husband, Frank; daughter, Beth (Mike) Vaske; son Mike (Kristi) Nelson; four grandchildren, Ben and Nate Vaske, Jay and Elle Nelson; her siblings Dennis (Linda) Dahl; Tom (Sheryle) Dahl; Sue (Jim) Mohr; and other relatives and devoted friends.
Memorial Mass was held on Saturday, August 12, at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Lake, 2385 Commerce Blvd. Mound, MN 55364. Visitation at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Gillete Children's Hospital, Courage Kenny Foundation or University of Minnesota Masonic Cancer Center. Interment at a later date.
A special thank you to Allina Health Hospice for the special care they provided.