Elaine A. Nelson, 83

Elaine A. Nelson (nee Greenhagen), age 83, formerly of Howard Lake, went home to the Lord Tuesday, March 26, 2019.
Elaine is a long-time resident of Greenfield.

She was born and raised in Howard Lake, and was a long-time employee of the Hoover Company.

Elaine enjoyed hunting, fishing, and snowmobiling with her husband and brothers. She also enjoyed travel, visits to the casino, and knitting.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl; parents Henry and Hilda Greenhagen; brothers Alfred, Arnold, Vernon, Roland, Duane, Donald, and Howard; and sisters Dorothy and Gladys.

Elaine is survived by her sister, Vernice Bersie of Minnetonka; sister-in-law Ann Greenhagen of Buffalo; 35 nieces and nephews; cousins, neighbors, and friends.

A memorial service took place Tuesday, April 2 at 11 a.m. at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake, with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church.

Arrangements were with Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Howard Lake, www.swansonpeterson.com.

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