August 24, 1941 - October 8, 2017
Born in Mongo, Ind.
Resided in Howe, Indiana
Mr. Nelson was born on August 24, 1941 in Mongo, Ind. to Clifford A. Sr. and Frances Burdella (Morrison) Nelson; they both preceded him in death.
Cliff worked for many years as a heavy machine operator in road construction. A lifetime LaGrange County resident, he was an avid fisherman, hunter, and card player.
Surviving is a daughter and son-in-law, Theresa and Jim Smith of Coldwater, Mich.; a son, Mark C. Nelson of Fort Wayne, Ind.; a grandson and granddaughter-in-law, Adam (Carly) Blankenship; two great-grandsons, Xavier and Waylon Blankenship; a brother, Jerry Nelson of Kendallville, Ind.; and two nephews, Michael and Travis Nelson.
According to his wishes, cremation will take place at CVS Crematory in Bronson, Mich. There will be no services at this time.
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