Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Nelson R. Steele, Sr.

   Nelson R. Steele, Sr., 78, of Beaverton, died suddenly Wednesday, October 4. Born in Tobacco Township May 29, 1894, he had spent his lifetime in Gladwin County. A World War I veteran, he was a member of the American Legion in Beaverton, WWI Barracks in Gladwin and the VFW in Midland.

   Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Roy (Helen) VanHorn and Mrs. Merlin (Rosemarie) Wooley, both of Beaverton; one son, Nelson R. Jr., of Gladwin; a sister, Miss Helen Steele in Massachusetts; and six grandchildren.

   Services were held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at Hall Funeral Home, Gladwin, and burial was in Dale Cemetery.

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Dale Cemetery, Beaverton, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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