Farming Rural 07

Merle George Nelson

July 23, 1938 ~ August 17, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old


It is with sadness we announce the passing of Merle G. Nelson, of Whitewood, Saskatchewan on August 17, 2023, at the age of 85, with his family by his side.

Merle was predeceased by his wife Colleen, his daughter-in-law Cindy, his parents Henry and Ethel Nelson, a sister Beatrice, and 2 brothers-in-law, Doug Cooper and Joe Cartwright.

Merle leaves to cherish his memory two sons, Warren (Pam), & Wesley, foster children Belinda (Germain), Lavina and Jhaik Windy Hair, his grandchildren; Samantha, Miranda, Marc, Jennifer, Brandi, and great-grandson Brayden.

He also leaves to cherish his memory, brother Lyle (Doreen), his sister Valerie (Ken) Holderbein, numerous nieces and nephews and all their children. They all have good memories of being at Uncle Merle’s.

Merle lived his life to the fullest, he loved to visit, have a coffee and a good laugh. Merle was a farmer, he loved the land, cattle and horses, and looking out over the Qu’Appelle Valley.


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Public Visitation
August 22, 2023

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Peter Carscadden Funeral Chapel
445 Esterhazy Street
Esterhazy, SK S0A 0X0

Graveside Service
August 22, 2023

2:30 PM
St. Luke's Cemetery
Qu'Appelle Valley, SK ~


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