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Philip Nelson

1931 - 2021



Philip Nelson, age 89, passed away peacefully on February 19, 2021, at the Marshfield Health Services. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, on April 29, 1931, to Joseph and Eva Nelson, Swedish immigrants who later became U.S. citizens. In 1940, the family moved to a dairy farm near Pittsville, WI. Philip started school in Chicago and continued his education at the Pittsville Public School in 1949.


Philip was drafted and served in the U.S. Army in the Armor Branch from...

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Judi (Horn) Winch

March 9, 2021 8:39 PM

Phebe and Persis, We are so very sorry for the loss of your brother, Philip. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. With Our Deepest Sympathy, Bill and Judi (Horn) Winch

Donald Accola Family

March 9, 2021 12:15 PM

On behalf of my parents and siblings i would like to offer our sincere condolences and sympathies to the Philip's family.. We remember Philip and his family as neighbors in the Town of Cary,but more importantly just great honest people! 

Janet Kapusta

March 1, 2021 10:29 PM

So sorry to read about Philip passing. I have fond memories when he was farming and he would call for a veterinarian to come out to the farm. He was a very kind soul and will be be missed by all that knew him. 

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