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Roger Nelson

Roger Nelson, 52, of Brainerd, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at his home. Family and friends are invited to gather from 1-3 p.m. Friday at the Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter to share memories and celebrate Roger’s life.

Roger was born Jan. 13, 1960, the son of Melford and Hazel (Oein) Nelson. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Roger loved the casino.

He will be missed by his fiancé, Judy Svir; children, Roger, Jr., Jennifer, Kent, and Joseph; sisters, Cheryl (Allan) Wermager, Kathleen (Kurt) Simpson, Linda Wagner, Tammy Jo Nelson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Grace; son, Daniel; parents; and sister, Patricia. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter.

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