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Loene (Williams) Nelson

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Loene (Williams) Nelson Obituary
Loene Nelson, age 83, of Idalou, passed away on June 5, 2018. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 9, 2018, at the First United Methodist Church in Floydada, with Rance Young officiating. Interment will follow at the Floydada Cemetery

Loene was born May 7, 1935 in Petersburg, Texas, to Elmer and Blanche Williams. She attended Floydada schools graduating in 1952. She married H. Nelson in November 21,1952. She was a farmer's wife until 1954 when H. was drafted into the military, shipped to Germany, where she joined him. They lived in an apartment in Rushburg, Germany for 18 months. They enjoyed touring Europe when H. had time off from the base. They had son Dirk, May 16, 1956, on the base in Baumholder, Germany. They returned to Floydada and to farming in 1958. In 1972 they moved to Bayfield, Colorado, where they owned and operated an RV Resort. They sold the business in 1981, then went into real estate sales. Loene and H. moved to Lubbock in 2006. She loved quilting, traveling in the motor home, and riding ATVs and the jeep in the mountains of Colorado.

Loene is preceded in death by her parents, Emer and Blanche Williams.

She is survived by husband H. of Idalou; 2 sons, Dirk Nelson and wife Tish of Bayfield, Co., Kevin and wife Terry of Idalou; 2 daughters, Linda Huffmyer and husband Mark of Bayfield, Co., Leeta McClard and husband John of Centennial, Co.; 8 grandchildren, Ben Nelson, Matt Nelson, Eric Nelson, Neal Nelson, Lonny Nelson, Jessica Evans, Jeff Huffmyer, Lauren McClard; 9 great-grandchildren.

Online condolences may be made at www.moore-rose.com
Published in The Durango Herald from June 6 to June 7, 2018
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