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Richard Harold Nelson

September 8th, 1924 - October 31st, 2012

Richard Harold Nelson, of Commerce City passed away on October 31, 2012. Richard was born in Underwood, Minnesota to Sewell and Augusta Nelson on September 8, 1924. He spent several years in the United States Army and left the army in 1952 after having served his country during two wars (World War II and the Korean War) He also spent several years working at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal before he retired. Richard is survived by: His wife, Esther Mae Nelson; 3 children, Dennis Nelson, Gary Nelson and Charlotte Nelson as well as 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Birth: Sep 8, 1924, Underwood, Minnesota Death: Oct 31, 2012, Commerce City, Colorado

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Aspen Mortuaries - Lakewood

Aspen Mortuaries - Lakewood

Established in 1984, Aspen Mortuaries was founded with a singular purpose — to offer Lakewood families personalized end-of-life care. Our comprehensive services include a selection of caskets, urns, and memorial items designed to honor your loved one with dignity and respect. Whether you're considering cremation or a traditional burial, our team of experts help you plan a truly unique and meaningful memorial. A full-service funeral home, Aspen works with local cemeteries and has specialized services to veterans and their families, such as burial or interment at a national veterans cemetery.

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