Edward Daniel Nelson, 88 of Greeley, PA passed away Sunday February 20, 2011 at Julia Ribaudo Nursing Home, Lake Ariel, PA. He was a retired self-employed laborer, U.S. Army WW II veteran, member of the St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Greeley, PA, Greeley Fire Department, Greeley Grange # 2053, and Past Commander of the Ecker Haupt V.F.W Post #5635, Lackawaxen, PA.


Edward Daniel Nelson, 88 of Greeley, PA passed away Sunday February 20, 2011 at Julia Ribaudo Nursing Home, Lake Ariel, PA. He was a retired self-employed laborer, U.S. Army WW II veteran, member of the St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Greeley, PA, Greeley Fire Department, Greeley Grange # 2053, and Past Commander of the Ecker Haupt V.F.W Post #5635, Lackawaxen, PA.
The son of the late Peter and Nannie (Johnson) Nelson he was born December 9, 1922 in New York, NY. He was married to the late Doris (Kellogg) Nelson.
Survivors include three step children John Rosencrance of Bluffton, SC, Fred Rosencrance of Rome, PA, Linda Bonner of Greeley, PA; 13 step grandchildren, 26 step great grandchildren, 7 step great great grandchildren and half sister Cecilia Powell of England and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Robert, sister Ruth, and two step children Carol and Steven.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements by Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, PA.