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Charles H. “Chuck” Nilson, 84

Aug 21, 2011

Delavan – Charles H. “Chuck” Nilson, age 84, of Delavan, formerly of rural Winnebago, died Monday, Aug. 15, 2011, at the United Hospital in Blue Earth.

Funeral Services were held Aug. 19, 2011, at the First Presbyterian Church in Winnebago. The Rev. Michael Roys officiated. Burial was in Rosehill Cemetery, Winnebago. Spencer-Owen Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

He was born March 7, 1927, in Verona Township,?Faribault County, the son of Henry and Pearl (Nichols) Nilson.

Chuck is survived by his wife, Delores Nilson, of Delavan; daughters, Merodee (Jim) Grannis, of Derby, Kan., and Margo (Arv) Harris, of Fairmont; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Dorothy Swanson, of Winnebago, and Jane (Jerry) Poole, of Winnebago; brother-in-law, Larry (Marianne) Scholl, of Winnebago; and sister-in-law, Mary Ellen Nilson, of Breda, Iowa.

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