Charles W. Nelson III, age 55, known to his friends as "Chuck," passed away on April 13, 2018.
He worked as a tool maker, race car mechanic, concrete layer, and could repair just about anything. He enjoyed camping, fishing and hunting, and had many special pets, including his most recent favorite, a cat named Blue.
He is survived by a sister, Laura Reske; a brother, Mark Nelson; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Tracy and Angela Gray and family.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Diana (Nelson) Ashton; mother, Evelyn (Lawyer) Nelson; and father, Charles W. Nelson Jr.
A private ceremony and burial will be held at Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation to the St. Vincent Foundation, 2015 Jackson St., Anderson, IN 46016 with notation of intent for St. Vincent Hospice- Anderson Region.
A special thank you to the staff of St. Vincent Hospice and of Rawlins House, who were wonderful in their care of Chuck, and to Chuck's kind and dedicated aunt, Barbara Lawyer Schaller.
Arrangements entrusted to Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service and Cematory, Lahm Chapel, Pendleton.
Published on April 14, 2018