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Michael Nelson

February 6, 1966 ~ October 14, 2023 (age 57) 57 Years Old

Michael Nelson Obituary

Michael Nelson, 57 of Metropolis, IL, passed away on Saturday, October 14, 2023 at Mercy Health Paducah.

A graveside service will be held at 10 am on Friday, October 20, 2023 at Hamletsburg Cemetery in Brookport, IL with military rites. If you would like to follow the procession, please be at the Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home in Metropolis at 9 am.

Michael was a United States Army veteran.

Michael is survived by his daughter, Pamela Denton and husband Isaac; son, Joshua Nelson; grandchildren, Piper and Lydia Denton; brothers, David Nelson (Carmen) and Ricky Nelson (Karen); nieces and nephew, Courtney Compos (Zac), Christina Bailey and Dalton Nelson.

He was preceded in death by his father, Walter Gene Nelson; mother and stepfather, Pamela Lee (Slack) & Allen Williamson.

Memorials may be given in Michael’s name to Marion V.A. Hospital, 2401 West Main Street, Marion, IL 62959. Online condolences may be left for the family at

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Graveside Service
October 20, 2023

10:00 AM
Hamletsburg Cemetery
Dog Island Road
Hamletsburg, IL 62910


Marion VA Hospital
2401 West Main Street, Marion IL 62959


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